libido

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n libido (psychoanalysis) a Freudian term for sexual urge or desire
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Usage

In literature:

They talk of LIBIDO, meaning a sort of fundamental desire.
"The Secret Places of the Heart" by H. G. Wells
Ubi intenderis ingenium, valet; si libido possidet, ea dominatur, animus nihil valet.
"De Bello Catilinario et Jugurthino" by Caius Sallustii Crispi (Sallustius)
In contradistinction to the object-libido we also call the ego-libido narcissistic libido.
"Three Contributions to the Theory of Sex" by Sigmund Freud
Freed libido poured electrically about it.
"Dangerous Ages" by Rose Macaulay
Where the woman's libido is normal or near normal, then naturally it should be normally gratified.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson
She didn't come anywhere near my libido, though.
"The Night of the Long Knives" by Fritz Reuter Leiber
A study of the transformations and symbolisms of the libido.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
By sexual desire (libido sexualis) we mean the manner in which the sexual appetite manifests itself in man.
"The Sexual Question" by August Forel
Another proof of the withdrawal of the libido or interest is found in the thinking disorder.
"Benign Stupors" by August Hoch
Loki, the Norwegian god of mischief, sends out a lithesome blonde with a slinkiness that ravishes the libido.
"The Land of Look Behind" by Paul Cameron Brown
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In news:

Women's Loss of Libido Solution.
Right now, there isn't a federally approved drug in the United States to treat female libido difficulties.
Can food really boost your libido .
Sexual Monogamy Kills Male Libido .
The Five Dreaded Words Avoid "I'm Not in the Mood" with Some Libido-Lifting Tips.
Top libido busters, from medical conditions to stress, could be causing your lowered sex drive .
00 AM on 11/26, issued at 2:39 AM Alma, GA Baxley, GA Blackshear, GA Bristol, GA. Top libido busters, from medical conditions to stress, could be causing your lowered sex drive .
The pill that ushered in the sexual revolution may have also thrown cold water on women's libido.
I'm still breast-feeding my third baby, and my libido is completely gone.
The You Docs Tip of the Day: Taste treats may boost a woman's libido.
One difference between Glaxo's Wellbutrin SR and other antidepressants is that it may not decrease libido and may actually boost sex drive.
Asked why he decided to turn his lens on Miami, New Journalism pioneer and white-suit aficionado Tom Wolfe said it all came down to that steamy Magic City libido.
Prestige Imports, LLC is excited to announce the upcoming launch of Penthouse branded libido and sexual wellness shots: Per4mance Shots by Penthouse for men and Pleasure Shots by Penthouse for women.
A stronger libido isn't the only benefit to consuming pomegranates .
A stronger libido isn't the only surprising benefit to consuming pomegranates .
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In science:

The papers quoted in are an example of this situation. (Stat pro ratione libido ).
No motions of bodies produce GW's
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