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Meaning of SENSUOUS

Pronunciation:  `senshoo'√Ęsitee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  taking delight in beauty; "the sensuous joy from all things fair"
 

SENSUOUS is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: aesthetic, aesthetical, esthetic, esthetical
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sen"su*ous\, a.
1. Of or pertaining to the senses, or sensible objects;
   addressing the senses; suggesting pictures or images of
   sense.

         To this poetry would be made precedent, as being
         less subtle and fine, but more simple, sensuous, and
         passionate.                           --Milton.

2. Highly susceptible to influence through the senses. --
   {Sen"su*ous*ly}, adv. -- {Sen"su*ous*ness}, n.

 

 

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