desexualize

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direct one's libidinous urges into another direction

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The industry needs to think carefully about how it portrays diverse groups - including older women - who are frustrated at still being portrayed in desexualised, stereotypical roles.
Explained spokeswoman Astrid Hellroth: "We want our breasts to be as normal and desexualised as men's, so that we too can pull of four shirts at football matches.
In Irish nationalist literature women are portrayed as 'emblematic mothers and desexualised spiritual maidens'.
It was quite scary but we had to show how the nuns desexualised you.