Meaning of pansexual in English:


Pronunciation /panˈsɛkʃʊəl/


  • Not limited in sexual choice with regard to biological sex, gender, or gender identity.

    ‘I needed to explore the possibility that maybe I was pansexual’
    • ‘When reminded that he was once designated the ‘frolicky pansexual sex symbol for the new millennium,’ Cumming says he found it ‘hilarious.’’
    • ‘There's a twisted wedding and a palace rebellion, and of course the squares are initiated into pansexual pleasure, all to the beat of O'Brien's infectious score, crisply played by a five-piece real rock band.’
    • ‘As a lover of musical theater, I've had the good fortune to see him as the pansexual Emcee in Cabaret and the very heterosexual Billy Flynn in Chicago.’
    • ‘The Tales were a triumph of cross-fertilisation, they had a world - wide, pansexual audience that both discovered and embraced the camp and the kitsch.’
    • ‘It's a shabby sprawling metropolis ruled by brazen women, crooked cops and super-rich pansexual cowboys who live by the code of the West.’


  • A pansexual person.

    ‘the bodybuilder identifies as a pansexual’
    • ‘The organization enthusiastically supports the diversity of the community and the inclusion of heterosexuals, bisexuals, pansexuals, and individuals who reject any labels.’
    • ‘He describes himself as a pansexual.’
    • ‘I definitely feel like a fraud sometimes as a pansexual because my relationship history is not as diverse as my attractions.’
    • ‘ Pansexuals are attracted to the person, not their physical form.’
    • ‘Pansexuals have the ability to love all people and don't look at gender as being the most important aspect.’
    • ‘ Pansexuals aren't more likely to be promiscuous or unfaithful than anyone else.’
    • ‘When pansexuals are making a romantic connection, it 's very much about connecting with the person - not the gender.’