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sexy

adjective Referring to, having or characterised by sex appeal.
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FAMILY AFFAIRS: Documentary investigating the phenomenon of genetic sexual attraction
Sexual Pathways: Adapting to Dual Sexual Attraction.
Despite the lesbian community's six degrees of separatism, no one I know dated Anne in college, where she says her sexual attraction to women blossomed with the help of the campus gay/lesbian group.
It will prove the character's sexual attraction - which Nicola has been campaigning for since she took on the role.
Jed's fervor is especially disturbing because, in a '90s kind of way (Jed speaks with the young American habit of intoning statements as questions), it is so unconvincing either as religion or sexual attraction.
The first is a conventional romance: Esther, whose personal credo is" `no romance without finance,'" is torn between sexual attraction to a working-class man (Tyrone) who lacks a college degree and avaricious attraction to an elegant, powerful banker (Humphrey) who lacks the sense to stay away from white women.
Mutual sexual attraction was the impetus for the formation and maintenance of homosexual consortships," he contends.
This figure makes intuitive sense: If one goes to prison because of a sexual attraction to 10-year-old boys, there is nothing about being in prison that will erase that attraction.
While 63 percent of people believe men care more about sexual attraction than women do, our survey shows that both sexes find it almost equally important, putting a common misconception to bed," said Andrea Miller, CEO and founder of YourTango.
A SELF-confessed paedophile continued work-dophile working in a school despite seeking medical help for a sexual attraction to young boys.
They may be able to develop a deeper level of honesty because their relationship isn't complicated by sexual attraction or mating competition," said Eric Russell, lead author of the study and visiting psychology researcher at The University of Texas at Austin.
The author builds on a previous book (Understanding and Addressing Adult Sexual Attraction to Children: A Study of Paedophiles in Contemporary Society (2009) and on and internet survey conducted 2006-2008, the Minor-Attracted Adults Daily Lives Project.

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