Dictionary

prurience

noun pru·ri·ence \ˈprr-ē-ən(t)s\

Definition of PRURIENCE

:  the quality or state of being prurient

First Known Use of PRURIENCE

1781

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: pruriencyPrevious Word in the Dictionary: prunusAll Words Near: prurience
March 31, 2015
refluent Hear it
Flowing back
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears