Definition of Licentious. Meaning of Licentious. Synonyms of Licentious

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Definition of Licentious

Licentious
Licentious Li*cen"tious (-sh[u^]s), a. [L. licentiosus: cf. F. licencieux. See License.] 1. Characterized by license; passing due bounds; excessive; abusive of freedom; wantonly offensive; as, a licentious press. A wit that no licentious pertness knows. --Savage. 2. Unrestrained by law or morality; lawless; immoral; dissolute; lewd; lascivious; as, a licentious man; a licentious life. ``Licentious wickedness.' --Shak. Syn: Unrestrained; uncurbed; uncontrolled; unruly; riotous; ungovernable; wanton; profligate; dissolute; lax; loose; sensual; impure; unchaste; lascivious; immoral. -- Li*cen"tious*ly, adv. -- Li*cen"tious*ness, n.

Meaning of Licentious from wikipedia

- is similar in meaning to "lewd", "indecent", "lecherous", "unchaste", "licentious" or "libidinous". In American legal jargon, lascivious is a semi-technical...
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- As early as 1864, Webster's Dictionary defined the word bluntly as "a licentious painting". The more inclusive word erotica, sometimes used as a synonym...
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- housing, poor sanitation, excessive drinking, and religious decline. The licentiousness so characteristic of the upper cl**** of the late 18th and early 19th...
- characterized by British General, Thomas Gage, as “too Numerous, too Lawless, and Licentious ever to be restrained,” and regarded them as “almost out of Reach of Law...
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