from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a sensual manner; in a way that excites the senses; sexily.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a sensual manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a sensual manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a sultry and sensual manner


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

sensual +‎ -ly


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  • None the less, it is both linguistically and sensually vital, stacked with images and phrases that linger in the mind.

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  • Mary-Ann, hand still on the bag of ice on his shin and sensually wiping the corners of her mouth fell back as Terry shot up to a sitting position.


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