bisexual

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Etymology[change]

Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) IPA: /baɪˈsɛk.ʃu.‌əl/

Adjective[change]

Positive
bisexual

Comparative
more bisexual

Superlative
most bisexual

  1. (sexuality) Sexually attracted to members of one or more genders.
  2. (botany) Of flowers: having both pollen and seeds.
  3. (botany) Of sporophytes: having both male and female organs.
  4. (botany) Of gametophytes: producing both eggs and sperm.
  5. (botany) Of fungi: producing both the "female" ascogonium and the "male" antheridium.
  6. (rare) (offensive) Hermaphroditic.
    Midrash and Zohar present Adam as hermaphroditic or bisexual.

Related terms[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
bisexual

Plural
bisexuals

  1. (sexuality) Someone who is sexually attracted to members of one or more genders.