Origin of sensual
Can be confusedsensual sensuous (see synonym study at the current entry)
Examples from the Web for sensual
The actor transformed from a sensual Marilyn Monroe to a whimsical Salvador Dali to a starving migrant mother, seamlessly.
“Sexy Danger” has all the wild, sensual energy of “Drunk in Love,” but with absolutely no words!Michael Cera’s ‘true that’ Review: So Melancholy, So Cool, So Damn Long|Amy Zimmerman|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In my dreams he was a sensual man who also had a hard time moving his bowels.Making Lincoln Sexy: Jerome Charyn’s Fictional President|Tom LeClair|March 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Would it have revealed a sensual side to Lincoln that has become a taboo subject, and that is much too difficult to document?
"Anthony's clothes have everything that I love: they are sensual, dynamic, daring," Donatella Versace said of the young designer.Anthony Vaccarello to Design for Versace Versus; Ferragamo Wins Over $4 Million in Counterfeiting Case|The Fashion Beast Team|December 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Sensual pleasures were restored to the rank they held in the Epicurean philosophy.
Sorrow itself is not such an enemy to spiritual delights, as sensual, sinful pleasures are.A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4)|Richard Baxter
These, sensual men thought mad because they would not be partakers or practisers of their madness.Discoveries Made Upon Men and Matter|Ben Jonson
This intense craving after physical perfection, this yearning after beauty, is not a sensual craving.The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies|Walter Besant
Natives may well call the monkey sire Maharaja, for he is the very type and incarnation of savage and sensual despotism.Beast and Man in India|John Lockwood Kipling