Definition of androgynous adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ænˈdrɒdʒənəs//
; NAmE NAmE//ænˈdrɑːdʒənəs//
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having both male and female characteristics; looking neither strongly male nor strongly female She had an androgynous sexiness. Word Originearly 17th cent.: from Latin androgynus (from Greek androgunos, from anēr, andr- ‘man’ + gunē ‘woman’) + -ous.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: androgynous