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Word: salacious

Definition: lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk


Sentences Containing 'salacious'

"Buffy" essayist Ian Shuttleworth writes that Amber Benson (Tara) has "the sweetest singing voice of all the lead players", referring to "Under Your Spell" as "heavenly and salacious"; author Nikki Stafford concurs, writing that Benson "has the most stunning voice, showing a surprising range".
A British publication regarded to release to produce "some essential Janet hits," while Tom Moon of The Inquirer stated, ""Damita" Jo will undoubtedly blaze new trails for artists seeking fame via salacious outlandishness."
Hacks typically wrote radical, salacious, or subversive literature, such as plays, novels, and pamphlets about controversial subjects.
Popcrush.com gave the mixtape a positive review saying "On the collection, Banks spits braggadocios and salacious rhymes together over soundscapes that seamlessly meshes hip-hop and dance genres together."

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::: carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
::: postulate - self-evident truth; something assumed without proof; V: assume the truth of (as a basis of an argument)
::: apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
::: pedantic - bookish; showing off learning; marked by an excessive ostentatious concern for book learning; N. pedantry
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::: contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)