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aphrodisiac

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of aphrodisiac

  1. of, relating to, exciting, or expressing sexual attraction or desire <the tomato's supposed aphrodisiac qualities have caused it to be also known as “the love apple”> Synonyms amatory, amorous, erotic (also aphrodisiacal), erogenous, erotogenic, sexy, steamyRelated Words autoerotic; carnal, fleshly, sensual, sensuous; bawdy, lascivious, lewd, lustful, obscene, prurient, racy, spicy, suggestive, titillating; dirty, filthy, foul, gross, indecent, nasty, pornographic, ribald, smutty, unprintable, vulgar; fetishistic, perversiveNear Antonyms clean, decent, decorous, polite, proper, seemly; innocuous, inoffensiveAntonyms nonerotic, unerotic, unsexy



Variants of aphrodisiac

also aphrodisiacal


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