Thesaurus

concupiscence

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of CONCUPISCENCE

1
sexual appetite <the Puritans did not condemn concupiscence but rather the satisfaction of it in ways they deemed illicit>
2
intense sexual desire <according the church theologian St. Augustine, concupiscence is a consequence of original sin>
Near Antonyms frigidity

Browse

May 30, 2015
metadata Hear it
data about other data
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