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concupiscent

Syllabification: con·cu·pis·cent
Pronunciation: /känˈkyo͞opisənt, kən-
 
/

Definition of concupiscent in English:

adjective

formal
Filled with sexual desire; lustful: concupiscent dreams
More example sentences
  • You can become concupiscent, like someone in a singles bar who knows that however unlikely success may seem, at least the desired object is not married and off the market.
  • We are equally appalled by this man's behavior, but let me emphasize that he is no grasping, concupiscent villain.
  • So it was a terrible step when he took the church in the wrong direction, when he adopted the idea that we are all originally tainted by concupiscent sexuality.

Words that rhyme with concupiscent

Millicent • reticent

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Pronunciation: ˈɛmjʊləs
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seeking to emulate someone or something