lubriciously
adverb see lubricious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lubriciously — lubricious (also lubricous) ► ADJECTIVE 1) lewd. 2) smooth and slippery with oil or grease. DERIVATIVES lubriciously adverb lubricity noun …   English terms dictionary

  • lubriciously — See lubricious. * * * …   Universalium

  • lubriciously — lu·bri·cious·ly …   English syllables

  • lubriciously — adverb see lubricious * * * lubricˈiously or luˈbricously adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑lubricate …   Useful english dictionary

  • lubricious — lubriciously, adv. /looh brish euhs/, adj. 1. arousing or expressive of sexual desire; lustful; lecherous. 2. lubricous. [1575 85; LUBRIC + IOUS] Syn. 1. lascivious, libidinous, pornographic, obscene. * * * …   Universalium

  • lubricious — or lubricous adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin lubricus, from Latin, slippery, easily led astray Date: 1535 1. marked by wantonness ; lecherous; also salacious 2. [Latin lubricus] having a smooth or slippery quality < a lubricious skin > • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lubriciousness — See lubriciously. * * * …   Universalium

  • lubricious — lu|bri|cious [lu:ˈbrıʃəs] adj formal [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: lubricus; LUBRICATE] too interested in sex, in a way that seems unpleasant or unacceptable >lubriciously adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lubricious — [lu: brɪʃəs] (also lubricous lu:brɪkəs) adjective 1》 offensively lustful; lewd. 2》 smooth and slippery with oil or grease. Derivatives lubriciously adverb lubricity noun Origin C16 (earlier (C15) as lubricity): from L. lubricus slippery …   English new terms dictionary

  • lubricious — adjective formal too interested in sex, in a way that seems unpleasant or unacceptable lubriciously adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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