- full of sexual lust; lustful; lewd; lascivious.
- of, relating to, or characteristic of the libido.
Origin of libidinous
Related Words for libidinousnessambition, appetite, ardor, aspiration, attraction, avidity, concupiscence, covetousness, craving, craze, cupidity, devotion, doting, eagerness, eroticism, erotism, fancy, fascination, fervor, fondness
Examples from the Web for libidinousness
Historical Examples of libidinousness
No libidinousness will give them pleasure, nor will they ever perpetrate sins.
Drunkenness is a death-bearing thing, and the material of libidinousness.
He who will satiate his libidinousness as often as he lists, shall be compared with the beasts and not with men.
The two ugly animals between which she peers are intended for hares, a symbol of libidinousness, as well as of timidity.The Grotesque in Church Art
T. Tindall Wildridge
The lecturer arose like an outraged moralist to repudiate the scandalous charge of libidinousness.An Anarchist Woman
- characterized by excessive sexual desire
- of or relating to the libido
Word Origin and History for libidinousness
"lustful," mid-15c., Old French libidineus (13c., Modern French libidineux), from Latin libidinosus "full of desire, lustful," from libido "pleasure, desire, sensual passion, lust" (see libido). Related: Libidinously; libidinousness.
- Having or exhibiting lustful desires; lascivious.