lecherous


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lech·er·ous

 (lĕch′ər-əs)
adj.
Given to, characterized by, or eliciting lechery.

lech′er·ous·ly adv.
lech′er·ous·ness n.

lecherous

(ˈlɛtʃərəs)
adj
characterized by or inciting lechery
ˈlecherously adv

lech•er•ous

(ˈlɛtʃ ər əs)

adj.
1. given to or characterized by lechery; lustful.
2. erotically suggestive; inciting to lust.
[1275–1325; Middle English < Middle French lechereus]
lech′er•ous•ly, adv.
lech′er•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.lecherous - given to excessive indulgence in sexual activity; "a lecherous gleam in his eye"; "a lecherous good-for-nothing"
sexy - marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest; "feeling sexy"; "sexy clothes"; "sexy poses"; "a sexy book"; "sexy jokes"

lecherous

adjective lustful, randy (informal, chiefly Brit.), raunchy (slang), lewd, wanton, carnal, salacious, prurient, lascivious, libidinous, licentious, lubricious (literary), concupiscent, goatish (archaic or literary), unchaste, ruttish lecherous old men offering sweets at the school gate
proper, virtuous, prim, puritanical, virginal, prudish, strait-laced

lecherous

adjective
Feeling or devoted to sexual love or desire:
Translations

lecherous

[ˈletʃərəs] ADJlascivo, lujurioso

lecherous

[ˈlɛtʃərəs] adjlubrique

lecherous

adjlüstern; man, behaviour alsogeil

lecherous

[ˈlɛtʃərəs] adjlascivo/a
References in classic literature ?
He came early; he stayed late; he could not pass a restaurant; he looked with a lecherous eye upon every wine shop.
Will there be a sliding scale of fines to differentiate between whistles, gestures and lecherous comments?
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In her official Twitter account, Leoni retweeted a Mashable article titled 'People are furious that 'Madam Secretary' will feature a lecherous Filipino president' and added that she 'had someone else in mind.
With never a dull moment on the Street, there's more trouble brewing as lecherous builder Pat Phelan returns wanting to drive a wedge between Anna and her new boyfriend Kevin.
The lecherous builder wants to drive a wedge between Anna - who he blackmailed into sleeping with him - and her new boyfriend Kevin.
On television he memorably played Conservative politician Alan B'stard in the sitcom "The New Statesman'' and lecherous Lord Flashheart in comedy classic "Blackadder.
To make matters worse, Badri, the cafe's lecherous cook, frightens the life out of him, and Lalan, Kunal's only friend and ally, has decided he can take no more and is leaving.
Michael Caine, above, is superb as loveable anti-hero, Charlie Croker, while Noel Coward is delightful as criminal kingpin Mr Bridger, and Benny Hill delivers a deliciously saucy performance as a lecherous professor.
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Indeed, his sizeable female fan-base were rather alarmed at the way one of the loveliest and warm-hearted stars Wales has produced could transform himself into the lecherous, opium-raddled and psychopathic choir-master of Dickens' dark last fable so convincingly.
Their stay in New Zealand was overshadowed by players' raucous behaviour at a bar in Queenstown, before three players were forced to apologise to a female hotel worker in Dunedin for lecherous comments.