from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Decline or absence of sexual desire.

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  • n. Lack of desire for sex.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Absence of sexual appetite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The absence of sexual power or appetite; impotence.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. decline or absence of sexual desire


Greek anaphrodīsiā, want of power to inspire love : an-, without; see a-1 + aphrodīsiā, sexual pleasures; see aphrodisiac.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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