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sensualism

[ sen-shoo-uh-liz-uhm ]
/ ˈsɛn ʃu əˌlɪz əm /
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noun
subjection to sensual appetites; sensuality.
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Origin of sensualism

First recorded in 1795–1805; sensual + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM sensualism

hy·per·sen·su·al·ism, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sensualism

sensualism
/ (ˈsɛnsjʊəˌlɪzəm) /

noun
the quality or state of being sensual
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