libidinous

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adjective li·bid·i·nous \lə-ˈbi-də-nəs, -ˈbid-nəs\

Definition of libidinous

  1. 1 :  having or marked by lustful desires :  lascivious

  2. 2 :  libidinal

libidinously

adverb

libidinousness

noun

Examples of libidinous in a Sentence

  1. a novel about a libidinous lawyer who becomes an abject slave to his sexual addiction

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Origin and Etymology of libidinous

Middle English, from Latin libidinosus, from libidin-, libido


LIBIDINOUS Defined for English Language Learners

libidinous

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Definition of libidinous for English Language Learners

  • : feeling or relating to strong sexual desires


Medical Dictionary

libidinous

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adjective li·bid·i·nous \-ən-əs, -ˈbid-nəs\

Medical Definition of libidinous

  1. 1:  having or marked by lustful desires

  2. 2:  libidinal libidinous ties between individuals



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