Definition of eroticism in English:


Line breaks: eroti|cism
Pronunciation: /ɪˈrɒtɪsɪz(ə)m


[mass noun]
1The quality or character of being erotic: a disturbing blend of violence and eroticism
More example sentences
  • Anyone who looks at Whitney's emblems is fascinated by their monumental dimension, but he/she is also allured by their eroticism and their violence.
  • She is strong and beautiful, but her eroticism is restrained, her nipples toned down, their paleness an attenuated sign of disease.
  • It's so easy to mock eroticism that you just have to hope people aren't going to pick on you.
1.1Sexual desire or excitement.
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  • Sexuality, eroticism and desire are important for all of us.
  • In an ideal world, both women and men would be able to communicate what they want sexually, and this means both their desires and eroticism.
  • Sexuality, eroticism, and lust are important themes in Vizenor's texts.

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