HyperDic: salacious

English > 2 senses of the word salacious:
ADJECTIVEallsalacious, lubricious, lustful, prurientcharacterized by lust
allsalacious, lewd, obscene, raunchysuggestive of or tending to moral looseness
salacious > pronunciation
Soundssahley'shahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > salacious: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningCharacterized by lust.
Example "a salacious rooster of a little man"
Synonymslubricious, lustful, prurient
Broadersexymarked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest
Spanishlascivo, lúbrico, salaz
Nounssalaciousness, salacitythe trait of behaving in an obscene / obscene manner
Adverbssalaciouslyin a lascivious manner
English > salacious: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningSuggestive of or tending to moral looseness.
Example "salacious limericks"
Synonymslewd, obscene, raunchy
Broaderdirty(of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency
Spanishindecente, lascivo, obsceno, salaz
Catalanindecent, lasciu, obscè, salaç
Nounssalaciousness, salacitythe trait of behaving in an obscene / obscene manner

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