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sensualist

Syllabification: sen·su·al·ist
Pronunciation: /ˈsenSHo͞oəlist
 
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Definition of sensualist in English:

noun

A person devoted to physical, especially sexual, pleasure: a dedicated sensualist
More example sentences
  • We are a people who in equal parts are adventurers, skilled craftspeople, hedonists, sensualists, survivalists, and environmentalists.
  • The populace think that your rejection of popular standards is a rejection of all standard, and mere antinomianism; and the bold sensualist will use the name of philosophy to gild his crimes.
  • He is that strange thing, a sensualist of crisis.

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