unsexed

[ UK /ʌnsˈɛkst/ ]
ADJECTIVE
  1. deprived of sexual capacity or sexual attributes
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  • Its heroes were beastly revellers or cruel and ferocious plunderers; its heroines unsexed hoidens, playing the ugliest tricks with their lovers, and repaying slights with bloody revenge, -- very dangerous and unsatisfactory companions for any other than the fire - eating Vikings and redhanded, unwashed Berserkers. The Conflict with Slavery and Others, Complete, Volume VII, The Works of Whittier: the Conflict with Slavery, Politics and Reform, the Inner Life and Criticism
  • As Pat Griffen once asked, ‘Why is it that men are unsexed by failure and women by success?’
  • She unsexed herself
  • Richard Polwhele's "Unsexed Females," where he asks us to picture an "unsex'd" woman's body: "Scarce by a gossamery film carest,/Sport [s], in full view, the meretricious breast;" he then guides us to undress the woman farther, to "Loose the chaste cincture, where the graces shone,/And languish'd all the Loves, the ambrosial zone. 'Pleasure is now, and ought to be, your business': Stealing Sexuality in Jane Austen's _Juvenilia_
  • She's not what I call womanly, and I hate these unsexed females. The Simpkins Plot
  • She was the pride of the matronage of Sparta, because of all our women Alithea was the most unsexed. Pausanias, the Spartan The Haunted and the Haunters, an Unfinished Historical Romance
  • Russia, who tips the scales somewhere near the 1,000-pound mark, with her as yet unnamed, unweighed and unsexed cub who was introduced yesterday at the Bronx Zoo.
  • Spring, in the character of "ethereal mildness," was unquestionably a female; but here she is "unsexed from the crown to the toe," and changed into an awkward hobbletehoy, who, having passed his boyhood in the country, is a booby who blushes black at the gaze of his own brother, and if brought into the company of the lasses, would not fail to faint away in a fit, nor revive till his face felt a pitcherful of cold water. Recreations of Christopher North, Volume 2
  • We did not include unsexed adults and did not measure skull length of subadult individuals with unfused cranial sutures.
  • We did not include unsexed adults and did not measure skull length of subadult individuals with unfused cranial sutures.
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