Definition of concupiscent in English:


Line breaks: con|cu¦pis|cent
Pronunciation: /kənˈkjuːpɪs(ə)nt


Filled with sexual desire; lustful: concupiscent dreams
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  • 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.

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