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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4% (n = 5) of the women reported that they had ever become sexually aroused by cross-dressing.
Now, scientists are using the technology to see what goes on in the minds of sexually aroused common marmosets.
Amusing interludes lampoon physical exercise fads, cell phones and the smokers' room, while one beautifully staged gag shows a man encouraged to insert his Bancomat card in the slot by the interactive image of a sexually aroused woman
Legislators in Ole Miss are considering legislation that will make it illegal for men to "appear sexually aroused in public.
reportedly was outraged after viewing a scene in the show where a young girl is sexually aroused by a horse.
After all, one part of Bigger does dominate, in a sexual competition with another male, another part; he is not described as being sexually aroused prior to the act; his male member is simply seized and forced into compliance:
A little more mainstream, but deviant according to historical social mores, 53% of respondents said they get sexually aroused from seeing people other than their partner(s) nude and 52% are sexually aroused watching others have sex - 47% of whom are "Somewhat/Very Religious.
Mr Ajewole said it couldn't be true he had "tried it on" with her and become sexually aroused, as she had claimed, because that would have been an impossibility.
Cane also revealed that some women think of pants as a masculine garment and find it hard to believe that men are sexually aroused by women in pants that are not skin-tight.
Miss Wadoodi said: "Asked why he had looked at it he said that he was not sexually aroused by children.
The teacher, who cannot be named for legal reasons, said she began attending pounds 10-a-time sessions at Hill's clinic where he practised Chinese hormone treatment, which involved him helping her to become sexually aroused.
After hearing evidence of Arobieke on "many occasions" becoming sexually aroused, the court concluded an order was needed to protect the public "from serious sexual harm".