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heterosexual

het·er·o·sex·u·al

heterosexual

 
pronunciation:
he t ro sek shu l
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: sexually attracted only to those of the opposite sex.
antonyms:
gay
similar words:
straight
definition 2: of or concerning both sexes.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: one who is sexually attracted only to those of the opposite sex.
similar words:
straight
Word Parts
The word heterosexual contains the following part:
hetero Greek root that means different, other
synonyms:
ali, allo, all
antonyms:
homo, homeo, omal, iso-