sen·​so·​ri·​al | \ sen-ˈsȯr-ē-əl How to pronounce sensorial (audio) \

Definition of sensorial

Other Words from sensorial

sensorially \ sen-​ˈsȯr-​ē-​ə-​lē How to pronounce sensorial (audio) \ or less commonly sensorily \ sen-​ˈsȯr-​ə-​lē How to pronounce sensorial (audio) \ adverb

Examples of sensorial in a Sentence

the art installation combines light and sound effects to create a unique sensorial experience
Recent Examples on the Web Try one today for a truly sensorial shaving experience. Grooming Playbook, The Salt Lake Tribune, 16 May 2022 Beyond sensorial gratification, facial steaming's skin-care benefits are actually quite bountiful. Jennifer Hussein, Allure, 14 Feb. 2022 With the push of a button on the aluminum-zinc handle, the ultra-precise razor activates and delivers instant soothing warmth for a more comfortable shave and sensorial experience. Scott Kramer, Forbes, 28 Jan. 2022 French helmer Bertrand Mandico has achieved a cult following for his gender-bending sensorial surrealist visions, with more than 20 short films and two feature films completed to date. Martin Dale, Variety, 13 Jan. 2022 The salve’s soothing effects are compounded by the lavender and eucalyptus essential oils, giving you a dreamy sensorial experience. Jonathan Beverly, Outside Online, 29 Oct. 2020 These large-scale works — from mirror works to programmed color changes throughout the exhibition — will transform the space into one that complements the artwork to provide a sensorial experience for all viewers. Sofia Krusmark, The Arizona Republic, 7 Jan. 2022 Luxury skincare brand, ESPA offers a range of products from hydrating facial serums to exfoliating scrubs, and here sensorial aromatics are combined with natural ingredients (expect marine actives, plant extracts and essential oils to name a few). Felicity Carter, Forbes, 2 Jan. 2022 The polish colors — there are a total of ten individual shades in the collection — elicit a kind of specific sensorial response. Megan Decker,, 7 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of sensorial

1742, in the meaning defined above

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24 May 2022

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“Sensorial.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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sen·​so·​ri·​al | \ sen-ˈsōr-ē-əl, -ˈsȯr- How to pronounce sensorial (audio) \

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