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  • n. sensuousness

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being sensuous; sensuousness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Sensuous character or quality.


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  • It is here in all its florid splendor, the whole dominated by a glowing sensuosity.

    A Collection of Stories, Reviews and Essays

  • It leads either to sensuosity in religion, or otherwise to measuring our grace by the false rule of mere feeling.

    Life of Rev. A. Crooks, A. M.

  • Nor yet is it the desperate madness which impels an immortal being in pursuit of substantial good amid the dehumanizing slums of beastly sensuosity; nor firey floods of intemperance; nor yet the desolating waves of red-visaged war, after which this earnest mission is sent.

    Life of Rev. A. Crooks, A. M.


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