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English definition of “licentious”

licentious

adjective uk   /laɪˈsen.ʃəs/ formal disapproving us  
(especially of a person or their behaviour) sexual in an uncontrolled and socially unacceptable wayRelating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
licentiously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
licentiousness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
(Definition of licentious from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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