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Word: prurient

Definition: having or causing lustful desires and thoughts; arousing immoderate sexual desire


More Vocab Words

::: stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
::: skirmish - minor fight; minor battle in war; V.
::: frugality - thrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
::: moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
::: hermetic - sealed by fusion so as to be airtight; airtight
::: fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)
::: apothecary - druggist; pharmacist
::: woe - great sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes
::: clamor - loud continous noise; continuous demand or complaint made by a large number of people; V: make a clamor; express (a demand) continually and loudly; ADJ. clamorous
::: headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong