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Meaning of SENSUALITY

Pronunciation:  `senshoo'alitee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  desire for sensual pleasures
 

SENSUALITY is a 10 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: sensualism, sensualness
 
 See Also: concupiscence, physical attraction, sexual desire

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sen`su*al"i*ty\, n. [CF. F. sensualit['e], L.
sensualitas sensibility, capacity for sensation.]
The quality or state of being sensual; devotedness to the
gratification of the bodily appetites; free indulgence in
carnal or sensual pleasures; luxuriousness; voluptuousness;
lewdness.

      Those pampered animals That rage in savage sensuality.
                                               --Shak.

      They avoid dress, lest they should have affections
      tainted by any sensuality.               --Addison.

 

 

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