Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "sexualisation" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF SEXUALISATION

sexualisation  [ˌsɛksjʊəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SEXUALISATION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sexualisation is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SEXUALISATION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Sexualization

Sexualization is to make something sexual in character or quality, or to become aware of sexuality, especially in relation to men and women.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SEXUALISATION


authorization
ˌɔːθəraɪˈzeɪʃən
characterization
ˌkærɪktəraɪˈzeɪʃən
civilization
ˌsɪvɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən
customization
ˌkʌstəmaɪˈzeɪʃən
globalization
ˌɡləʊbəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
hospitalisation
ˌhɒspɪtəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
hospitalization
ˌhɒspɪtəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
hybridization
ˌhaɪbrɪdaɪˈzeɪʃən
localization
ˌləʊkəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
novelization
ˌnɒvəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
optimisation
ˌɒptɪmaɪˈzeɪʃən
optimization
ˌɒptɪmaɪˈzeɪʃən
organisation
ˌɔːɡənaɪˈzeɪʃən
organization
ˌɔːɡənaɪˈzeɪʃən
realization
ˌrɪəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
specialization
ˌspeʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
stabilization
ˌsteɪbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən
synchronization
ˌsɪŋkrənaɪˈzeɪʃən
utilization
ˌjuːtɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən
visualization
ˌvɪʒʊəlaɪˈzeɪʃən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SEXUALISATION

sexual equality
sexual harassment
sexual health
sexual intercourse
sexual orientation
sexual politics
sexual preference
sexual reproduction
sexual selection
sexual services
sexual spore
sexual stereotyping
sexualise
sexualism
sexualist
sexuality
sexualization
sexualize
sexually
sexually transmitted disease

WORDS THAT END LIKE SEXUALISATION

accreditation
action
administration
animation
application
association
certification
citation
combination
communication
confirmation
conversation
corporation
creation
decoration
destination
documentation
duration
education
evaluation
excitation

Synonyms and antonyms of sexualisation in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sexualisation» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF SEXUALISATION

Find out the translation of sexualisation to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sexualisation from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sexualisation» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

性别化
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sexualización
570 millions of speakers

English

sexualisation
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

sexualisation
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جنسنة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Сексуализация
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sexualização
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

sexualisation
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sexualisation
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Seksualisasi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Sexualisierung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

sexualisation
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

sexualisation
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sexualisation
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tình dục hóa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பாலியல்படுத்தப்பட்ட
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लैंगिकता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

cinselleştirilmesini
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sessualizzazione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

seksualizacja
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

сексуалізація
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sexualizarea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σεξουαλικοποίηση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sexualisation
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sexualisering
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

seksualisering
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sexualisation

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SEXUALISATION»

The term «sexualisation» is regularly used and occupies the 108.118 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Regularly used
50
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «sexualisation» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of sexualisation
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «sexualisation».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SEXUALISATION» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sexualisation» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sexualisation» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sexualisation

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SEXUALISATION»

Discover the use of sexualisation in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sexualisation and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Getting Real: Challenging the Sexualisation of Girls
From advertising and merchandising, to Bratz and Voodoo Dolls, to the images of Bill Henson, 'Getting Real' puts the spotlight on the sexualisation and objectification of girls and women in the media, popular culture and society.
Melinda Tankard Reist, 2009
2
Postfeminist Education?: Girls and the Sexual Politics of ...
This book challenges a contemporary postfeminist sensibility grounded not only in assumptions that gender and sexual equality has been achieved in many Western contexts, but that feminism has gone ‘too far’ with women and girls now ...
Jessica Ringrose, 2013
3
The Importance of Being Innocent: Why We Worry About Children
139 about the sexualisation of children in the media must be understood in this context. Why are we so agitated by images of children in advertising, when in previous generations even more risqu ́e images were viewed as exemplary of ...
Joanne Faulkner, 2010
4
Consuming Innocence: Popular Culture and Our Children
chapter three Fashion Victims: The 'Celebrification' and Sexualisation of Children Through Clothing Millennium Lolitas As discussed in the last chapter, debates around children, fashion and commercialisation in society take many forms ...
Karen Brooks, 2008
5
Reason and Passion: A Celebration of the Work of Hanna Segal
9. 'Where. There. Is. No. Vision'. From. Sexualisation. to. Sexuality. Betty. Joseph. Throughout her writing career Hanna Segal has always been particularly interested in freedom of thought and its relation to creativity, and the influence of her ...
David Bell, 1997
6
Values and Norms in Sport: Critical Reflections on the ...
Although our research among sports journalists (Knoppers & Elling, 2001) indicates that explicit sexualisation of female athletes within the work environment has decreased over the last ten years, it is still more common than sexualisation of ...
Johan Steenbergen, Paul de Knop, Agnes Elling, 2001
7
Consuming Families: Buying, Making, Producing Family Life in ...
Policy targeted reports documenting these trends, such as Corporate Paedophilia: Sexualisation of Children in Australia (Rush and La Nauze 2006) and from the UK, The Sexualisation of Young People (Papadopoulos 2010) have had ...
Jo Lindsay, JaneMaree Maher, 2013
8
The Sexualisation of Apartheid
The present work is an attempt to study this intimate facet of the history of apartheid. The work is premised on the notion of sexualisation.
Kopano Ratele, 2001
9
Letting children be children: report of an Independent ...
report of an Independent Review of the Commercialisation and Sexualisation of Childhood Independent Review of the Commercialisation and Sexualisation of Childhood, Reg Bailey, Great BritainDepartment for Education ...
Independent Review of the Commercialisation and Sexualisation of Childhood, Reg Bailey, Great BritainDepartment for Education, 2011
10
Porno? Chic!: How Pornography Changed the World and Made it ...
(p.13) Ads in which girls and boys adopted adult poses were identified as ' implicitly paedophiliac'. Although the report conceded that 'a direct causal link between the sexualisation of children and their vulnerability to paedophilia has not been ...
Brian McNair, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SEXUALISATION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sexualisation is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Shabana Azmi - Photo courtesy: India TV News
Be aware that when you do a song like that it is leading to the sexualisation of children and there are four-year-old girls dancing at all kinds of weddings to really, ... «DAWN.com, Jan 15»
2
'Indian films rank high on sexualisation of women'
India tops the charts in showing attractive women in its movies and as much as 35 per cent of these women characters are shown with some nudity, finds a ... «The Hindu, Sep 14»
3
Sexualisation of school uniform is just plain creepy
The sexualisation of underage girls is so prevalent in our culture that there seems ... judged these "had the effect of inappropriately sexualising school-age girls". «Northern Star, Sep 14»
4
Child beauty pageants should be scrutinised over sexualisation
Child beauty pageants should be scrutinised as one of several ways to tackle the sexualisation of West Australian children, a parliamentary report has ... «ABC Online, Jun 14»
5
Sexualisation a danger to teen health
In the past decade, the American Psychologists Association and similar groups have expressed grave concerns about the sexualisation of children, declaring it ... «The Age, May 14»
6
Patti Smith, self-confessed Rihanna fan, on the sexualisation of …
Patti Smith, the godmother of punk and lifelong poet, has weighed in on the music world's increasingly pertinent issue of the sexualisation of women in music. «The Independent, Apr 14»
7
Concern over sexualisation of girls and bad language to alter film …
Mothers of girls were found to be "particularly sensitive to the increasing sexual and sexualised culture that their daughters are growing up in". Parents as a ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jan 14»
8
Report highlights unexpected reasons for creeping sexualisation
Prof Renold said: “I've picked an example so when they see girls wearing high-heels at the park, some might see that as evidence of premature sexualisation, ... «WalesOnline, Dec 13»
9
France bans girls' beauty contests in bid to stop 'hyper-sexualisation
... called 'Against Hyper-Sexualisation: A New Fight For Equality' proposed an amendment to Vallaud-Belkacem's bill, calling for the end of children's contests. «Daily Mail, Sep 13»
10
Sexualisation of the young is becoming society's cancer
The term sexualisation originated in child protection work. It refers to sexual behaviour imposed on someone, as opposed to arising from their own yearnings or ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Feb 13»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Sexualisation [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sexualisation>. Nov 2019 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z