Adjective "concupiscent" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/kənˈkjuːpɪs(ə)nt/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Filled with sexual desire; lustful.
  1. 'So it was a terrible step when he took the church in the wrong direction, when he adopted the idea that we are all originally tainted by concupiscent sexuality.'
  2. 'We are equally appalled by this man's behavior, but let me emphasize that he is no grasping, concupiscent villain.'
  3. 'Lapin continues, ‘The movie depicts the conspicuously Jewish parents as sexually obsessed, constantly concupiscent degenerates.’'

Definitions

adjective

1. lustful or sensual.

2. eagerly desirous.