What does lascivious mean?

Definitions for lasciviousləˈsɪv i əs

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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

  3. Origin: [L. lascivia wantonness, fr. lascivus wanton; cf. Gr. la`stauros lecherous, lh^n to wish, Skr. lash to desire.]


  1. Lascivious

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lascivious

    las-siv′i-us, adj. lustful: tending to produce lustful emotions.—adv. Lasciv′iously.—n. Lasciv′iousness. [L. lascivus; perh. from the same root as laxus, loose.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lascivious in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lascivious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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