lasciviousness lasciviousness

Definition(s):

  • (n) feeling morbid sexual desire or a propensity to lewdness

Usage(s):

  1. James laughed when comedian Dave Chappelle mocked him as a high priest of lost talent and lasciviousness; he thought Chappelle should play him in the movie of his life.
  2. One of the handful of nonnegotiable church reforms demanded by early Lutherans was marriage for clergy as a means of ending hypocrisy and lasciviousness on the part of priests.
  3. I shall bewail many which have sinned already, and have not repented of the uncleanness and fornication and lasciviousness which they have committed.

News

  • Central Florida high school coach accused of molesting girl

    A Central Florida girls high school basketball coach was arrested Thursday on allegations of touching a student who was serving an in-school suspension. Michael Sylvester Cope Sr., 52, a coach and instructor at Lake Region High School in Eagle Lake was arrested on a charge of lewd/lasciviousness molestation. According to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, the 15-year-old girl was serving an in ...
    on September 5, 2013     Source: Local 6 Orlando

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