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sexlessness (noun)

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Usage examples for sexlessness

  1. It was a big, a fruitful thought; he had surveyed that strange province of human emotion, the deepest strain of which seemed to be a disgust for mingling with life, a loathing of bodily processes and instincts, which drove its votaries to a deliberate sexlessness and set them at variance with the whole solid force of Nature, the treacherous and alluring devices by which she drove men to reproduction with an insatiable appetite; that mystical strain, which appeared at all times and in all places, a spiritual rebellion against material bondage, was not that the desperate cry of the fettered spirit? – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  2. Unlike most men who lead purely intellectual lives, he had not the slightest suggestion of sexlessness on the contrary, he seemed as strong, as positive physically, as the look of his forehead and eyes showed him to be mentally. – The Second Generation by David Graham Phillips
  3. It would have been wiser to let her alone, but nobody with whom she was brought into contact could realize the sexlessness of the child. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie