voluptuousness

  • 1 voluptuousness — voluptuous ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to or characterized by luxury or sensual pleasure. 2) (of a woman) curvaceous and sexually attractive. DERIVATIVES voluptuously adverb voluptuousness noun. ORIGIN Latin voluptuosus, from voluptas pleasure …

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  • 2 Voluptuousness — Voluptuous Vo*lup tu*ous, a. [F. voluptueux, L. voluptuosus, fr. voluptas pleasure, volup agreeably, delightfully; probably akin to Gr. ? to hope, ? hope, and to L. velle to wish. See {Voluntary}.] 1. Full of delight or pleasure, especially that… …

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  • 3 voluptuousness — noun see voluptuous …

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  • 4 voluptuousness — See voluptuously. * * * …

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  • 5 voluptuousness — noun a) sensuality; the quality of being sensuous b) sexuality; the quality of being sensual …

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  • 6 voluptuousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The quality or condition of being sensuous: sensualism, sensuality, sensuousness. See PAIN. 2. The quality or condition of being sensual: sensuality, sexiness, sexuality, suggestiveness. See SEX …

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  • 7 voluptuousness — vo lup·tu·ous·ness || vÉ™ lÊŒptʃʊəsnɪs n. quality of being voluptuous; sensuousness; attractive fullness of figure (of a woman) …

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  • 8 voluptuousness — n. Sensuality, luxury, luxuriousness, epicurism, pleasure, animal gratification …

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  • 9 voluptuousness — n 1. hedonism, sybaritism, vo luptuosity; pleasure seeking, pursuit of pleasure, la dolce vita, wild or riotous or free living, Inf. high living, Sl. partying, Sl. swinging; indulgence, self indulgence, overindulgence, intemperance, gluttony,… …

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  • 10 voluptuousness — vo·lup·tu·ous·ness …

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  • 11 voluptuousness — See: voluptuous …

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  • 12 voluptuousness — noun 1. the quality of having a well rounded body • Syn: ↑curvaceousness, ↑shapeliness • Derivationally related forms: ↑voluptuous, ↑shapely (for: ↑shapeliness), ↑curvaceous …

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  • 13 Intemperance — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Intemperance >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 intemperance intemperance Sgm: N 1 sensuality sensuality animalism carnality Sgm: N 1 tragalism tragalism Sgm: N 1 pleasure pleasure Sgm: N 1 effeminacy effe …

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  • 14 Sexuality in Christian demonology — This article deals with the concept of sexuality in Christian demonology.The sexuality of demonsTo Sumerians, Babylonians, Assyrians, and Jews there were male and female demons (Jewish demons were mostly male, although female examples such as… …

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  • 15 sensuality — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. sensationalism, appetite, ardor, voluptuousness, sexuality; see also deSire 3 , emotion , love 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The quality or condition of being sensual: sexiness, sexuality, suggestiveness,… …

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  • 17 South Asian arts — Literary, performing, and visual arts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. Myths of the popular gods, Vishnu and Shiva, in the Puranas (ancient tales) and the Mahabharata and Ramayana epics, supply material for representational and… …

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  • 18 voluptuous — [[t]vəlʌ̱ptʃuəs[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED If you describe a woman as voluptuous, you mean that she has large breasts and hips and is considered attractive in a sexual way. ...a voluptuous, well rounded lady with glossy black hair. 2) ADJ GRADED… …

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  • 19 sensuous — sensuous, sensual, luxurious, voluptuous, sybaritic, epicurean are comparable when they mean having to do with the gratification of the senses or providing pleasure by gratifying the senses. Both sensuous and sensual can imply reference to the… …

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  • 20 epicureanism — n 1. epicurism, sybaritism, hedonism, luxuriousness, voluptuousness, sensuality, sensu ousness; gourmanderie, gastronomy. 2. intemperance, self gratification, self indulgence, overindulgence, unrestraint, incontinence, immoderation; revelry,… …

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