Dictionary.com

libidinous

[ li-bid-n-uhs ]
/ lɪˈbɪd n əs /
Save This Word!
See synonyms for: libidinous / libidinousness on Thesaurus.com

adjective

full of sexual lust; lustful; lewd; lascivious.
of, relating to, or characteristic of the libido.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE 12 TYPES OF VERB TENSES!

Loosen up your grammar muscles because it’s time to test your knowledge on verb tenses!
Question 1 of 6
The verb tenses can be split into which 3 primary categories?

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of libidinous

1400–50; late Middle English lybydynous<Latin libīdinōsus willful, lustful, equivalent to libīdin- (stem of libīdō) libido + -ōsus-ous

OTHER WORDS FROM libidinous

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use libidinous in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for libidinous

libidinous
/ (lɪˈbɪdɪnəs) /

adjective

characterized by excessive sexual desire
of or relating to the libido

Derived forms of libidinous

libidinously, adverblibidinousness, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for libidinous

libidinous
[ lĭ-bĭdn-əs ]

adj.

Having or exhibiting lustful desires; lascivious.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
FEEDBACK