amatory amatory


  • (adj) expressive of or exciting sexual love or romance



  1. So sighs a character in Francoise Sagan's latest novel, La Chamade, and so to a breathless world was revealed the latest innovation in French amatory technique.
  2. After losing a few more amatory battles, the squire is ready to offer his hand and fortune in marriage.
  3. All this is quite titillating -- and some of it has been recorded before -- but there are grounds for wondering how accurate Martin's amatory scorekeeping really is.
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anachronistic anachronistic
/ə ˌnæ krə ˈnɪ stɪk /