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Word: libidinous

Definition: lustful


Sentences Containing 'libidinous'

It is observed, that the red haired of both sexes are more libidinous and mischievous than the rest, whom yet they much exceed in strength and activity.
The "Sunday Independent" has become one of the most controversial publications in Ireland; an article in "Magill" magazine about the newspaper stated, "Its critics have characterised it as nasty and narcissitic,its supporters as lively and libidinous, a tornado of fresh air in a stale and shrinking industry".

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