salacious

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from Latin salāx, salācis (provocative, lustful) +‎ -ious.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /səˈleɪ.ʃəs/
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  • Rhymes: -eɪʃəs

Adjective[edit]

salacious (comparative more salacious, superlative most salacious)

  1. Promoting sexual desire or lust.
  2. Lascivious, bawdy, obscene, lewd.

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