Sexual orientation

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Definition

(What is your) sexual orientation?: (What is your) sexual preference? (Are you) gay, straight or bi? (Do you) like men, women or both?
noun

Examples

  • "I find myself strangely attracted to you, and I am curious to learn about your marital status and sexual orientation, but that must wait."
  • "The subjects showed bias in areas such as gender, race, age, and sexual orientation."
  • "This means that when looking at resumes or conducting interviews, the Delavigne Corporation DOES NOT take the following factors into account: Gender, age, race, sexual orientation, religion, disabilities."

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