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licentiousadjective

uk   us   /laɪˈsen.ʃəs/ formal disapproving
(​especially of a ​person or ​theirbehaviour) ​sexual in an ​uncontrolled and ​sociallyunacceptable way
licentiously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
licentiousness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of licentious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “licentious”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指人或其行为)淫荡的,放荡的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指人或其行為)淫蕩的,放蕩的…
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