This article was written by Vicki Wilder , Board Director, Governance Professional. Edith Cowan University. We are sharing it with the Protecht Risk Management Insights Blog readers.
1. Sexually attractive or exciting. "Sexy French underwear". Synonyms: sexually attractive, seductive, desirable, alluring, inviting, sensual, sultry, slinky, provocative, tempting, tantalizing; more
2. Informal - very exciting or appealing.
"business magazines might not seem like the sexiest career choice"
synonyms: exciting, stimulating, interesting, appealing, intriguing. Source here.
Have I got your attention?
As our team barrelled down the road in an SUV on our way to a team builder last year, a sign blared “Sexy Salmon Fillets” near a fishmonger. The mind boggles. Sexy (definition No. 1) , I’m pretty sure they weren’t, but topic of conversation they remained for months, so hats off to the advertiser - they had our attention. Given the apparent multiple definitions perhaps they meant that the fillets were appealing?