concupiscent

  • 1 concupiscent — concupiscent, ente [ kɔ̃kypisɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. et n. m. • 1558; lat. concupiscens, de concupiscere ♦ Plaisant Relatif à la concupiscence; empreint de concupiscence. Regard concupiscent. ♢ N. m. Vieilli Homme salace. ⇒ lascif, sensuel . « des… …

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  • 2 concupiscent — CONCUPISCÉNT, Ă, concupiscenţi, te, adj. Care are înclinări către plăceri senzuale, trupeşti; luxurios. – Din fr concupiscent, it. concupiscente. Trimis de laurap, 12.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  CONCUPISCÉNT adj. (livr.) luxurios. (Om concupiscent.) …

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  • 3 Concupiscent — Con*cu pis*cent, a. [L. concupiscens, p. pr. of concupiscere, v. incho. of concupere to long for; con + cupere. See {Covet}.] Having sexual lust; libidinous; lustful; lecherous; salacious. Johnson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 concupiscent — index dissolute, lascivious, lecherous, lewd, licentious, prurient, salacious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

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  • 5 concupiscent — concupiscent, ente (kon ku pi ssan, san t ) adj. Qui est livré à la concupiscence. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Voy. concupiscence …

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  • 6 concupiscent — mid 15c., from L. concupiscentem (nom. concupiscens), prp. of concupiscere to long for, covet (see CONCUPISCENCE (Cf. concupiscence)) …

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  • 7 concupiscent — /kon kyooh pi seuhnt, kong /, adj. 1. lustful or sensual. 2. eagerly desirous. [1400 50; < L concupiscent (s. of concupiscens, prp. of concupiscere to conceive ardent desire for), equiv. to con CON + cup (s. of cupere to desire) + iscent , var.… …

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  • 8 concupiscent — adjective /kɒnˈkjuːpɪ.sənt,kɑːnˈkjuːpɪ.sənt,kənˈkjuːpə.sənt/ Amorous, lustful; feeling sexy. Is not such an one likely to seat the concupiscent and covetous element on the vacant throne and to suffer it to play the great king within him, girt… …

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  • 9 concupiscent — adjective see concupiscence …

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  • 10 concupiscent — con|cu|pis|cent Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …

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  • 11 concupiscent — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. deSirous, lustful, carnal; see passionate 2 , sensual , voluptuous 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Feeling or devoted to sexual love or desire: amative, amorous, erotic, lascivious, lecherous, lewd, libidinous,… …

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  • 12 concupiscent — con cu·pis·cent || nt adj. lustful …

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  • 13 concupiscent — a. 1. Full of ill regulated passion, inordinately desirous, morbidly passionate, depraved in appetite or cravings. 2. Lustful, lecherous, libidinous, lascivious, salacious, lickerish, prurient, rampant, carnal …

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  • 14 concupiscent — adj 1. lustful, lascivious, lewd, licentious, libertine, libidinous, lubricous, Sl. hot, Sl. horny; sexual, erotic, prurient, salacious; sensual, voluptuous, fleshly, bodily. 2. desirous, desiring, longing, wanting, Archaic. lickerish; craving,… …

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  • 15 concupiscent — con·cu·pis·cent …

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  • 16 concupiscent — /kɒnˈkjupəsənt/ (say kon kyoohpuhsuhnt) adjective 1. eagerly desirous. 2. lustful; sensual. {Latin concupiscens, present participle} …

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  • 17 concupiscent —   a. having strong sexual desires.    ♦ concupiscence, n lust …

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  • 18 concupiscent —   Puni ai …

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  • 19 concupiscent — adjective vigorously passionate • Syn: ↑lustful, ↑lusty • Similar to: ↑passionate • Derivationally related forms: ↑concupiscence, ↑lust (for: ↑ …

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  • 20 concupiscente — ● concupiscent, concupiscente adjectif (latin concupiscens, entis) Littéraire. Qui éprouve de la concupiscence, qui est attaché aux plaisirs sensuels ; qui est inspiré par la concupiscence : Paroles concupiscentes …

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