sexual desire

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sexual desire a desire for sexual intimacy
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Quotations

  • George Orwell
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    “The main motive for nonattachment is a desire to escape from the pain of living, and above all from love, which, sexual or non-sexual, is hard work.”

Usage

In literature:

ON THE INDULGENCE AND THE RESTRAINT OF SEXUAL DESIRE.
"The Physical Life of Woman:" by Dr. George H Napheys
When a man experiences a sexual desire does it necessarily follow that the desire must be satisfied?
"The Biology, Physiology and Sociology of Reproduction" by Winfield S. Hall
Remove the sexual desire and the family feelings are inexplicable.
"Theism or Atheism" by Chapman Cohen
The second is that, while they may understand sexual desire objectively, they can never experience it themselves.
"The Jupiter Weapon" by Charles Louis Fontenay
Loss of sexual desire and power is not uncommonly present.
"The Home Medical Library, Volume II (of VI)" by Various
In the case of many children who are fond of "getting into mother's bed," sexual sentiments lie at the root of the desire.
"The Sexual Life of the Child" by Albert Moll
The question is a serious one, for no habit is more tyrannical than the dominion of unrestrained sexual desire.
"What a Young Woman Ought to Know" by Mary Wood-Allen
The desire for sexual variety is the ultimate cause of all sexual lapses and irrationalities.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
Lydtin also quotes at length a description of the abnormal sexual desire occasionally observed among cows when affected with this disease.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
Unnatural means of satisfying sexual desires were resorted to.
"Woman under socialism" by August Bebel
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In news:

Monterey, Calif — Oysters, those slimy mollusks whose juices are thought to boost sexual desire, may be losing their comfy sea homes.
429 Long-Term Sexual Desire .
Drop in testosterone can affect sexual desire in men and women.
Internet Porn Has Transformed Sexual Desire , Study Finds.
The cover of "A Billion Wicked Thoughts," a new book about the world's largest psychology experiment -- which found evidence that online pornography has changed human sexual desire .
The Latest on Sexual Desire Disorder.
Sexual desire disorder is a psychiatric condition marked by a lack of desire for sexual activity over a prolonged period.
Sexual Desire 's Jacket.
How Deep Is Your Sexual Desire.
Is Red the Color of Sexual Desire .
How Deep Is Your Sexual Desire .
To be desired sexually is about the best thing there is.
Is Red the Color of Sexual Desire.
Myths About Low Sexual Desire.
7 Steps Couples Can Take to Resolve Differences in Sexual Desire.
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