Adjective "aphrodisiacal" definition and examples

(Aphrodisiacal may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'A fingernail scraping of ambergris dissolved in water, then added to the sauce, is credited with aphrodisiacal powers - which might help explain its price of ninety dollars per ounce.'
  2. 'It's one of the most powerful aphrodisiacal plants on earth.'

More definitions

1. Also, aphrodisiacal[af-ruh-duh-zahy-uh-kuh l, -sahy-]/ˌæf rə dəˈzaɪ ə kəl, -ˈsaɪ-/. arousing sexual desire. noun

2. an aphrodisiac food, drug, potion, or other agent that arouses sexual desire.

More examples(as adjective)

"powers can be aphrodisiacal."

"potions can be aphrodisiacal."

"noises can be aphrodisiacal."

Origin

(aphrodisiac)