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Definition of sexualize verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

sexualize

 verb
(British English also -ise) verb
BrE BrE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they sexualize
BrE BrE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪz//
 
he / she / it sexualizes
BrE BrE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪzɪz//
 
past simple sexualized
BrE BrE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪzd//
 
past participle sexualized
BrE BrE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪzd//
 
-ing form sexualizing
BrE BrE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsekʃuəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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sexualize somebody/something to make somebody/something seem sexually attractive
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sexualize