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salacious

A poetic (i.e., non-medical) adjective referring to sexual arousal, in particular with an element of or basis in indecency or lechery.

salacious

(sĕ-lā′shŭs) [L. salax, lustful]
Lustful or inciting to lust.
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Lewinsky replied: "It was my first encounter with the president, so I don't really see it as my first salacious - that's not what this was.
A quick perusal of some of the stories at the Web site doesn't turn up anything too salacious, but the postings suggest that some visitors are leaving their inhibitions at home.
Why, they've turned around and made a salacious TV-movie ``event'' about her troubled personal life.
While the film contains ample nudity, sexual situations and offensive language, it's all done as a reflection of the movie's freewheeling mindset and not in a salacious fashion.
Aww, this lie is sounding a lot less salacious now.
Believe that you are the members of the one 'true religion', awash in the salacious exports of an evil culture that is turning your children away from God, believe that you will be rewarded with an eternity of unimaginable delights by dealing death to these infidels - and the kidnapping of 300 schoolgirls is scarcely more than a matter of being asked to do it.
Salacious Sally bolted up under apprentice Ricky Doyle in a tenfurlong handicap at Fairyhouse last Monday and can go in again in a similar event (4.
The decision by the GTC stated that security software at the college showed horticulture tutor Mr Hill accessed "inappropriate material" on his school laptop, including "material of a salacious nature" as well as online gaming or gambling sites.
But Charney's lawyer, Stuart Slotnick, said that nude photos and salacious e-mails Morales sent to the head of the hipster company prove her lawsuit is bogus.
You hope no-one speaks because you have to turn your body sideways and talk to them over your shoulder, as if whispering a salacious piece of gossip when the reality is far more mundane.
REVELATIONS that mystery death spy Gareth Williams visited bondage websites before his death were "not intended to add salacious detail or tittletattle" or embarrass his family, senior officers have insisted.
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