Origin of sensory
Related Words for sensorialsensory, amazing, arresting, astounding, breathtaking, emotional, piquant, sensitive, sensual, sensuous, stimulating, sultry, electrifying
Examples from the Web for sensorial
Historical Examples of sensorial
But even this selection inhibits only the attitude and not the sensorial excitement.Psychotherapy
When the power of volition is abolished, the other sensorial actions are increased.Zoonomia, Vol. II
Nomenclature is taught step by step as in the other sensorial exercises.Montessori Elementary Materials
While in nervous fever there is a deficiency of sensorial power.Zoonomia, Vol. I
Now, it is known to be one of the commonest forms in which sensorial illusions shape themselves.
less commonly sensorial (sɛnˈsɔːrɪəl)
- of or relating to the senses or the power of sensation
- of or relating to those processes and structures within an organism that receive stimuli from the environment and convey them to the brain
Word Origin for sensory
1749, "pertaining to sense or sensation," from Latin sensorius, from sensus, past participle of sentire "to perceive, feel" (see sense (n.)).
- Of or relating to sensations or sensory impressions.
- Of or relating to the senses or sensation.
- Transmitting impulses from sense organs to nerve centers; afferent.
- Involving the sense organs or the nerves that relay messages from them. Compare motor.