lasciviousness

  • 1 lasciviousness — index debauchery Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 lasciviousness …

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  • 2 lasciviousness — las*civ i*ous*ness n. The state or habitual condition of feeling an excessive or morbid sexual desire. Syn: prurience, pruriency, carnality. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 3 lasciviousness — lascivious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ feeling or showing an overt or offensive sexual desire. DERIVATIVES lasciviously adverb lasciviousness noun. ORIGIN from Latin lascivia lustfulness …

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  • 4 Lasciviousness — Lascivious Las*civ i*ous (l[a^]s*s[i^]v [i^]*[u^]s), a. [L. lascivia wantonness, fr. lascivus wanton; cf. Gr. la stauros lecherous, lh^n to wish, Skr. lash to desire.] 1. Wanton; lewd; lustful; as, lascivious men; lascivious desires. Milton.… …

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  • 5 lasciviousness — noun see lascivious …

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  • 6 lasciviousness — See lasciviously. * * * …

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  • 7 lasciviousness — noun The state or characteristic of being lascivious …

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  • 8 lasciviousness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. lechery, wantonness, lust, lustfulness; see deSire 3 , lewdness …

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  • 9 lasciviousness — n. lustfulness, lewdness, lechery …

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  • 10 lasciviousness — n 1. lewdness, lechery, lecherousness, lubricity, goatishness, ruttishness; lust, lustfulness, concupiscence, prurience, pruriency, libidinousness, salacity, salaciousness; carnality, carnalness, car nalism, sensuality, voluptuousness,… …

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  • 11 lasciviousness — las·civ·i·ous·ness …

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  • 12 lasciviousness — See: lascivious …

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  • 13 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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  • 14 The Reformation and art — Hans Holbein the Younger s Noli me tangere a relatively rare Protestant oil painting of Christ. It is small, and generally naturalistic in style, avoiding iconic elements like the halo, which is barely discernible. The Protestant Reformation… …

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  • 15 Rape In The Philippines — Rape, in Philippine Jurisprudence, is considered a criminal offense. In Philippine society, it is a heinous crime punishable by life imprisonment. The lawThe Anti Rape Law of 1997, which amended the previous definition of rape as defined in the… …

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  • 16 lubricity — /looh bris i tee/, n., pl. lubricities. 1. oily smoothness, as of a surface; slipperiness. 2. ability to lubricate; capacity for lubrication: the wonderful lubricity of this new oil. 3. instability; shiftiness; fleeting nature: the lubricity of… …

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  • 17 vice crimes — n. Activities that are made illegal because they offend the moral standards of the community banning them. Gambling, pornography, and prostitution are the big three of vice crimes in most states and communities. Webster s New World Law Dictionary …

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  • 18 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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  • 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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