sensual pleasures meaning, sensual pleasures definition | English Cobuild dictionary



1       adj   Someone or something that is sensual shows or suggests a great liking for physical pleasures, especially sexual pleasures.  
He was a very sensual person..., ...a wide, sensual mouth.     
  sensuality      n-uncount  
The wave and curl of her blonde hair gave her sensuality and youth.     
2       adj   Something that is sensual gives pleasure to your physical senses rather than to your mind.  
...sensual dance rhythms.     
  sensuality      n-uncount  
These perfumes have warmth and sensuality.     
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Cobuild
fi du plaisir que la crainte peut rompre
c'est un double plaisir que de tromper le trompeur
spoil someone's plans; spoil someone's pleasure or joy.
I hate to rain on your parade, but we will not be able to host your birthday party next week.
experience a special pleasure, excitement out of smth.; enjoy smth. very much
E.g.: She gets a bang out of shopping.
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