Definitions for lasciviousləˈsɪv i əs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

las•civ•i•ousləˈsɪv i əs(adj.)

  1. inclined to lustfulness; wanton; lewd.

  2. arousing sexual desire.

  3. indicating sexual interest or expressive of lust or lewdness.

Origin of lascivious:

1400–50; late ME < L lascīvi(a) playfulness, wantonness


Princeton's WordNet

  1. lascivious, lewd, libidinous, lustful(adj)

    driven by lust; preoccupied with or exhibiting lustful desires

    "libidinous orgies"


  1. lascivious(Adjective)

    Wanton; lewd, driven by lust, lustful.

  2. Origin: From lasciviosus, from lascivia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lascivious(adj)

    wanton; lewd; lustful; as, lascivious men; lascivious desires

  2. Lascivious(adj)

    tending to produce voluptuous or lewd emotions


  1. Lascivious

    "Lascivious" is a word synonymous with lustful or lewd or unruly.


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