incestuous

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adjective in·ces·tu·ous \in-ˈses-chə-wəs, -ˈsesh-\

Definition of incestuous

  1. 1 :  constituting or involving incest

  2. 2 :  guilty of incest

  3. 3 :  excessively or improperly intimate or exclusive mainstream fashion magazines have an incestuous relationship with advertisers — Guy Trebay

incestuously

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incestuousness

noun

Examples of incestuous in a Sentence

  1. There were rumors that the father and daughter had had an incestuous relationship.

1532

First Known Use of incestuous

1532


INCESTUOUS Defined for English Language Learners

incestuous

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adjective in·ces·tu·ous \in-ˈses-chə-wəs, -ˈsesh-\

Definition of incestuous for English Language Learners

  • : involving sexual intercourse between closely related people : involving incest


Medical Dictionary

incestuous

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adjective in·ces·tu·ous \in-ˈses(h)-chə-wəs\

Medical Definition of incestuous

  1. 1:  constituting or involving incest

  2. 2:  of, relating to, or guilty of incest infantile incestuous wishes of the Oedipus complex



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