carnality

  • 1 Carnality — Car*nal i*ty, n. [L. carnalitas.] The state of being carnal; fleshly lust, or the indulgence of lust; grossness of mind. [1913 Webster] Because of the carnality of their hearts. Tillotson. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 carnality — carnal ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to physical, especially sexual, needs and activities. DERIVATIVES carnality noun carnally adverb. ORIGIN Latin carnalis, from caro flesh …

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  • 3 carnality — noun see carnal …

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  • 4 carnality — See carnal. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 5 carnality — noun a) The state of being carnal. b) A preoccupation with sexual desire …

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  • 6 carnality — Synonyms and related words: Adam, Philistinism, amorality, animalism, animality, backsliding, bawdiness, beastliness, bestiality, brutality, brutishness, carnal nature, carnal mindedness, clitoromania, coarseness, coldness, concupiscence,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 7 carnality — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. sensuality, lust, eroticism; see deSire 3 , lewdness . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A preoccupation with the body and satisfaction of its desires: animalism, animality, fleshliness, physicality, sensuality. See BODY …

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  • 8 carnality — car·nal·i·ty || kɑː nælÉ™tɪ n. sensuality; worldly quality; materialism …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 carnality — n. Sensuality, grossness (of mind), sensual appetites, fleshly lusts …

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  • 10 carnality — n 1. worldliness, earthliness, temporalness, secularity, profaneness, unspirituality, corporeality. 2. sensuality, voluptuousness, fleshliness; lustfulness, lewdness, prurience, salaciousness, Sl. horniness; lust, lechery, concupiscence, Sl. hot… …

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  • 11 carnality — car·nal·i·ty …

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  • 12 carnality — See: carnal …

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  • 13 carnality — noun feeling morbid sexual desire or a propensity to lewdness • Syn: ↑prurience, ↑pruriency, ↑lasciviousness, ↑lubricity • Derivationally related forms: ↑carnal, ↑lascivious (for: ↑ …

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  • 14 unlawful carnality — index adultery Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 carnal — carnality, carnalness, carnalism, n. carnally, adv. /kahr nl/, adj. 1. pertaining to or characterized by the flesh or the body, its passions and appetites; sensual: carnal pleasures. 2. not spiritual; merely human; temporal; worldly: a man of… …

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  • 16 The Prioress' Prologue and Tale — The Prioress s Tale follows The Shipman s Tale in Geoffrey Chaucer s The Canterbury Tales . Because of fragmentation of the manuscripts, it is impossible to tell where it comes in ordinal sequence, but it is second in group B2, followed by… …

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  • 17 Elizabeth Povinelli — Elizabeth A. Povinelli is Professor of Anthropology and Gender Studies at Columbia University where she has also been the Director of the Institute for Research on Women and Gender and the Co Director of the Centre for the Study of Law and… …

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  • 18 lasciviousness — noun feeling morbid sexual desire or a propensity to lewdness • Syn: ↑prurience, ↑pruriency, ↑carnality, ↑lubricity • Derivationally related forms: ↑carnal (for: ↑carnality), ↑ …

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  • 19 lubricity — noun feeling morbid sexual desire or a propensity to lewdness • Syn: ↑prurience, ↑pruriency, ↑lasciviousness, ↑carnality • Derivationally related forms: ↑carnal (for: ↑carnality), ↑ …

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  • 20 prurience — noun feeling morbid sexual desire or a propensity to lewdness • Syn: ↑pruriency, ↑lasciviousness, ↑carnality, ↑lubricity • Derivationally related forms: ↑carnal (for: ↑carnality), ↑ …

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