Meaning of sensual


Pronunciation: (sen'sh-ul), [key]
— adj.
  1. pertaining to, inclined to, or preoccupied with the gratification of the senses or appetites; carnal; fleshly.
  2. lacking in moral restraints; lewd or unchaste.
  3. arousing or exciting the senses or appetites.
  4. worldly; materialistic; irreligious.
  5. of or pertaining to the senses or physical sensation; sensory.
  6. pertaining to the philosophical doctrine of sensationalism.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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