Synonyms of sensual
1 sexualDictionary • He was a very sensual person.
sexual • exchanging sexual glances
sexy (informal) • a sexy career girl
erotic • photos of naked women in erotic poses
randy (informal, mainly British) • It was extremely hot and I was feeling rather randy.
steamy (informal) • He'd had a steamy affair with an office colleague.
raunchy (slang) • her raunchy new movie
lewd • He spends all his day eyeing up women and making lewd comments.
lascivious • The man was lascivious, sexually perverted and insatiable.
lustful • He can't stop himself from having lustful thoughts.
lecherous • lecherous old men offering sweets at the school gate
libidinous • He let his libidinous imagination run away with him.
licentious • alarming stories of licentious behaviour
2 physicalDictionary • sensual pleasure
physical • the physical problems caused by the illness
bodily • There's more to eating than just bodily needs.
voluptuous • a life of voluptuous decadence
animal • When he was drunk, he showed his animal side.
luxurious • She had come to enjoy this luxurious lifestyle.
carnal • Their passion became inflamed and their carnal desires ran wild.
epicurean • dishes which will send you into transports of epicurean delight
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animalAnimal products come from animals rather than from plants.
• When he was drunk, he showed his animal side.
bodilyYour bodily needs and functions are the needs and functions of your body.
• There's more to eating than just bodily needs.
carnalCarnal feelings and desires are sexual and physical, without any spiritual element.
• Their passion became inflamed and their carnal desires ran wild.
Thesaurus for sensual from the Collins English Thesaurus
of or relating to any of the senses or sense organs; bodily