Definitions

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  • n. A sensualist.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A sensualist.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One given to the indulgence of sensual appetites.

Etymologies

carnal +‎ -ist (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Good gods! could one but see what passes in the closet of wisdom! how ridiculous a sight must it be to behold the wise man, who despises gratifying his palate, devouring custard; the sober wise man with his dram-bottle; or, the anti-carnalist (if I may be allowed the expression) chuckling over a b-- dy book or picture, and perhaps caressing his house-maid!

    The Works of Henry Fielding, Volume Six: Miscellanies

  • Here are such clear discoveries of the vileness of sin, of its direct opposition to a holy God, and his most holy will, of its woful soul-damning effects, as may convince the most profane and stout-hearted carnalist, and awake him out of his soul-destroying sleep of security and presumption.

    The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

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