Definition of Salaciousness

1. Noun. The trait of behaving in an obscene manner.

Exact synonyms: Bawdiness, Lewdness, Obscenity, Salacity
Generic synonyms: Indecency
Specialized synonyms: Dirtiness, Smuttiness
Derivative terms: Bawdy, Lewd, Obscene, Obscene, Salacious, Salacious, Salacious, Salacious



Definition of Salaciousness

1. Noun. The state or characteristic of being salacious. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Salaciousness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Salaciousness

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salaam
salaam attack
salaam convulsions
salaam spasm
salaamed
salaaming
salaams
salaat
salabilities
salability
salable
salably
salaciously
salaciousness (current term)
salaciousnesses
salacities
salacity
salad
salad-dodger
salad-oil
salad bar
salad bars
salad bowl
salad burnet
salad cream
salad days
salad dodger
salad dodgers

Literary usage of Salaciousness

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1. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1892)
"On questioning the passive agent regarding this form of salaciousness, she averred that if a woman once copulated with a dog she would ever thereafter ..."

2. A Book of Operas: Their Histories, Their Plots, and Their Music by Henry Edward Krehbiel (1919)
"But there is a moral purpose underlying the comedy which to some extent justifies its frank salaciousness. It is to prevent the Count from exercising an ..."

3. A Second Book of Operas: Their Histories, Their Plots, and Their Music by Henry Edward Krehbiel (1917)
"But there is a moral purpose underlying the comedy which to some extent justifies its frank salaciousness. It is to prevent the Count from exercising an ..."

4. A Practical treatise on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of sexual by William Josephus Robinson (1913)
"De gustibus non est disputandum, but I do not like useless padding, and I detest useless salaciousness. One word about the language. ..."

5. The Cambridge History of American Literature by William Peterfield Trent, John Erskine, Stuart Pratt Sherman, Carl Van Doren (1921)
"... narratives, nicely skirting salaciousness, of "fast" New York; affectionate, idealized portrayals, as in the work of James Lane Allen for Kentucky, ..."

6. The Cambridge History of American Literature by William Peterfield Trent (1921)
"... narratives, nicely skirting salaciousness, of "fast" New York; affectionate, idealized portrayals, as in the work of James Lane Allen for Kentucky, ..."

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