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libidinous

División en sílabas: li·bid·i·nous
Pronunciación: /ləˈbidənəs
 
/

Definición de libidinous en inglés:

adjetivo

Showing excessive sexual drive; lustful.
Example sentences
  • High court sentences for lewd and libidinous behaviour, which includes some sex offences against children, also fell, from over five years to four.
  • Taking on the libidinous cool of their idols but slowing things down a good deal, these guys certainly don't seem to mind extended patches of instrumental repetition, just as long as they've struck upon something cool.
  • She produced a tape which she says lays bare the hypocrisy of a famous self-righteous director whom she depicts as a libidinous villain.
Sinónimos
informal wolfish
formal concupiscent

Origen

late Middle English: from Latin libidinosus, from libido 'desire, lust'.

Derivados

libidinously

1
adverbio

libidinousness

2
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • The city's Presbyterian propriety and Calvinist self-denial combined to outlaw libidinousness as an affront to polite society.

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