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carnal

adjective Referring to the flesh, usually with sexual overtones.

carnal

adjective Referring to the flesh, to baser instincts, often referring to sexual “knowledge”

carnal

(kăr′năl) [L. carnalis, flesh]
Pert. to the desires and appetites of the flesh; sensual.
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The circumstance that the promise of marriage has not been reiterated and that the carnal act has been performed 11 months after such promise had been made, does not detract from the existence of the offense.
Se trata, como explican al inicio Sanchez Garcia y Spencer, de lograr un conocimiento corporal a partir de una etnografia carnal, y ello implica asumir el cuerpo como sitio y mediacion de la experiencia y ademas no rehuir a las incomodidades corporales, sean las mismas recibir golpes o poner en duda el habitus masculino occidental.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky said, "A person needs 1 million francs in order to be free in France." If the postmodern definition of freedom requires the unrestricted satisfaction of carnal desires and the removal of obstacles before these desires, this naturally entails consumption, disposal and the possession of objects: delicious meals, expensive cars, extravagant vacations, opulent yachts, mansions, luxurious clothes, entertainment at special places, etc.
The hero's "carnal energy," which builds over time and allows Beowulf to make bloodier attacks at the risk of simultaneously clobbering his allies, is supposed to provide a moral dilemma for players.
2006), litigated the application of MRE 412 to sentencing in a carnal knowledge case.
It's raw and carnal stripped-down punk rock and roll, with a newer version of Crime's "hit" "Hot Wire My Heart," a cover of Sonic Youth's "Pacific Coast Highway," and the other 10 songs ain't too shabby either....
He was given a three-year sentence for indecent assault and unlawful carnal knowledge of a 13-year-old and also a three-year probation term.
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Focusing on five of these texts, in her dense and allusive style, she attempts to demonstrate that in the philosophical and Biblical traditions there is a persistent idea that it is impossible to find the divine except through engagement with the flesh, through carnal desire, eros.
The sex-infused WB network cut a playful same-sex smooch from the March 29 pilot of The Bedford Diaries, a show about the carnal adventures of New York college students.
* The newest scent from Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle, Carnal Flower, used tuberose to create a fragrance that is very close to the natural scent of the Mexican herb.
At once classicizing and barbaric--looking at it face on, I thought of Michelangelo's unfinished, rough-hewn masterpiece Rondanini Pieta (1555-64)--sacred and carnal, refined and vulgar, the work brings us back to the sort of pantheistic and popular religiosity that has characterized much of Cucchi's best work.