incestuous


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in·ces·tu·ous

 (ĭn-sĕs′cho͞o-əs)
adj.
1. Of, involving, or suggestive of incest.
2. Having committed incest.
3. Improperly intimate or interconnected: "Press-politics relations are notoriously incestuous" (Boston Globe).

in·ces′tu·ous·ly adv.
in·ces′tu·ous·ness n.

incestuous

(ɪnˈsɛstjʊəs)
adj
1. relating to or involving incest: an incestuous union.
2. guilty of incest
3. (Law) obsolete resulting from incest: an incestuous bastard.
4. resembling incest in excessive or claustrophobic intimacy
inˈcestuously adv
inˈcestuousness n

in•ces•tu•ous

(ɪnˈsɛs tʃu əs)

adj.
1. involving incest.
2. guilty of incest.
3. too closely interconnected.
in•ces′tu•ous•ly, adv.
in•ces′tu•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.incestuous - resembling incest as by excessive intimacy
2.incestuous - relating to or involving incest
Translations

incestuous

[ɪnˈsestjʊəs] ADJincestuoso

incestuous

[ɪnˈsɛstʃuəs] adj
(sexually) [relationship] → incestueux/euse
(fig) [clique, group, place] → fermé(e)

incestuous

incestuous

[ɪnˈsɛstjʊəs] adjincestuoso/a

in·ces·tu·ous

a. incestuoso-a.

incestuous

adj incestuoso
References in classic literature ?
As for exchanging the children of the artificers and husbandmen with those of the military, and theirs reciprocally with these, it will occasion great confusion in whatever manner it shall be done; for of necessity, those who carry the children must know from whom they took and to whom they gave them; and by this means those evils which I have already mentioned will necessarily be the more likely to happen, as blows, incestuous love, murders, and the like; for those who are given from their own parents to other citizens, the military, for instance, will not call them brothers, sons, fathers, or mothers.
At the same time, it being an unlawful, incestuous living, added to that aversion, and though I had no great concern about it in point of conscience, yet everything added to make cohabiting with him the most nauseous thing to me in the world; and I think verily it was come to such a height, that I could almost as willingly have embraced a dog as have let him offer anything of that kind to me, for which reason I could not bear the thoughts of coming between the sheets with him.
A FRENCH woman has gone on trial accused of suffocating eight of her newborn babies after she told investigators that she feared they were from a long, incestuous relationship with her father.
Dr Clive Peedell, of the National Health Action Party, said: "I think that the public will be totally sickened by this apparently incestuous relationship.
The new ACT leader said he will stand by his comments that incestuous relationships between two adults should not be against the law.
However, an added problem already exists in Wales, which is almost incestuous.
London, June 5 ( ANI ): A mother-son duo in Zimbabwe, are on the run, after allegedly having an incestuous relationship that resulted in two pregnancies.
The American-bred bitch On Review similarly came from the incestuous mating of litter-siblings Don McCleod and Clever Vixen.
The girls have hinted that couples will hook up within the house, calling it a "crazy incestuous rollercoaster".
who underwent psychoanalysis, has a psychopathic aggressive character and enjoyed having incestuous sex with his underage niece.
Ronald, who was 45 when he was killed at his home in Sunderland, had previously been jailed for manslaughter after killing his brother, after it emerged Christopher, 28, had an incestuous relationship with Lisa.
During the case, at Newcastle Crown Court, it was revealed that Christopher had been involved in an incestuous relationship with his niece, Lisa.