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a. Relating to or involving gratification of the senses, especially sexual gratification: sensual indulgence; sensual desires. See Synonyms at sensuous.
b. Sexually attractive: a sensual mouth.
c. Given to or preoccupied with gratification of the senses.
2. Relating to or affecting any of the senses or a sense organ; sensory: "Ye soft pipes, play on; / Not to the sensual ear, but more endear'd, / Pipe to the spirit ditties of no tone" (John Keats).

sen′su·al·ly adv.
sen′su·al·ness n.
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Adv.1.sensually - in a sultry and sensual manner; "the belly dancer mover sensually among the tables"
جَسَدِيّا، شَهْوانيا
á lostafullan hátt


[ˈsensjʊəlɪ] ADVsensualmente


advsinnlich, wollüstig (pej)


(ˈsensuəl) adjective
1. of the senses and the body rather than the mind. sensual pleasures.
2. having or showing a fondness for bodily pleasures. a sensual person.
ˈsensually adverb
ˈsensuˈality (-ˈӕ-) noun
References in classic literature ?
It is the same whether a man eat, or drink, or cohabit, or sleep sensually. They are but one appetite, and we only need to see a person do any one of these things to know how great a sensualist he is.
The earth and the heavenly bodies, physics, and chemistry, we sensually treat, as if they were self-existent; but these are the retinue of that Being we have.
Summary: New Delhi (India), Aug 29 (ANI): Actor Kriti Sanon, who has been entertaining audiences with demure roles, is now unleashing her sensually glamorous side on Filmfare magazine's digital issue cover.
Lopez returned to the stage, and she and her female dancers moved sensually in front of Lloyd, who was cheered on by the audience.
Tenders are invited for Reconstruction of buildings to improve psychosocial climate and education of sensually impaired pupils and installation of air conditioning to ensure healthy environment for pupils, 2nd announcement
She is also physically, sensually and materially motivated and a narcissist.
The Canadian soprano was perfectly at ease vocally, embodying the character sensually and emotionally; her performance was stunning.
I think the tension of Saturday night throws people together, physically, in every way, emotionally, sensually, dramatically.
This tactful way of commanding volume with something almost immaterial yet vividly, sensually present has correlates in more familiar art: In the catalogue that accompanied the 2008 Carnegie International, essayist Max Andrews connected Shettar to the "'alternative modernisms' of pioneering women artists such as Marisa Merz, Eva Hesse, Lygia Clark, and Gego." There are indeed affinities between Shettar and these artists, reinforced in the case of Gego and, in certain works, Hesse by a common impulse toward the air.
Musical score by Robin Ghosh with melodies rendered by Mehdi Hassan, Runa Laila, Akhlaq Ahmad and Nayyar Noor, the songs still retain the magic: 'Merey sang challa hai', 'Ek saya roz guzarta hai' and of course sensually filmed Mehdi Hassan number on the beach with Nayyar Noor humming 'Terey bheegey badan ki khushboo'.
The 36-date show will travel across Europe, including a Bastille Day show at the Stade de France in Paris, before a North American leg that closes on October 2 in Vancouver.Beyonce announced the tour in a series of posts to her 112 million Instagram followers, including a black-and-white photo in which the couple poses sensually astride a motorcycle, an Old West-style bull's skull on the front.