sexual arousal

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A state of sexual readiness which has a mental component—increased cortical responsiveness to sensory stimulation—and physical component—increased penile sensitivity, neural response to stimuli, and sense of impending orgasm

sexual arousal

Horny/horniness, randy/randiness Physiology A state of sexual 'yellow alert' which has a mental component–↑ cortical responsiveness to sensory stimulation, and physical component–↑ penile sensitivity, neural response to stimuli, and sense of impending orgasm
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There are no relevant gender differences, except for sexual excitement and aggressive sex, which are more usual for males than for females.
HOT foods such as onions, ginger and pepper are thought to be effective because they make you hot and sweaty, with the flushed appearance of sexual excitement.
During the sexual act, it must not only be the man who reaches the culmination of sexual excitement.
Priapism is an uncommon condition defined by prolonged erection in the absence of sexual excitement or desire.
In basic terms, fetishistic transvestism is defined as the wearing of clothes of the opposite sex (cross dressing) in order to obtain sexual excitement.
Then again, there's nothing like a little sexual excitement to change your world view, and I'll admit this whole Annika Sorenstam thing has got me going.
Sexual violence is "the threat or use of physical force either to coerce another person to submit to sexual behavior or to produce sexual excitement or release in the perpetrator.
His lust for child sex was clear in every conversation and he frequently spoke of his heightened state of sexual excitement.
Sexual excitement is generally most passionate when there are strong feelings of romantic love for the partner.
However, Barker sets himself up for a fall when he tries to persuade us that it is normal to crave crisis when his characters are nutcases who find sexual excitement in fear and death.
In the absence of paraphilic imagery, there is no relief from erotic tension; and sexual excitement and/or orgasm is not attained.