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licentious

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having a strong sexual desire
  • a moralist who decried what she regarded as the licentious and corrupt culture of the entertainment industry

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The first known use of licentious was in 1535

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“Licentious.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/licentious. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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