carnal

  • 21 carnal — car•nal [[t]ˈkɑr nl[/t]] adj. 1) pertaining to or characterized by the passions and appetites of the flesh or body; sensual 2) not spiritual; temporal; worldly • Etymology: 1350–1400; ME < L carnālis=carn , s. of carō flesh + ālis al I… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 22 Carnal —    Unconverted men are so called (1 Cor. 3:3). They are represented as of a carnal mind, which is enmity against God (Rom. 8:6, 7). Enjoyments that minister to the wants and desires of man s animal nature are so called (Rom. 15:27; 1 Cor. 9:11).… …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 23 carnal — {{#}}{{LM C07339}}{{〓}} {{SynC07508}} {{[}}carnal{{]}} ‹car·nal› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} {{<}}1{{>}} Del cuerpo y de sus instintos, o relacionado con ellos: • amor carnal.{{○}} {{<}}2{{>}} {{♂}}Referido a un parentesco,{{♀}} que se tiene por… …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 24 carnal — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. bodily, fleshly; worldly, sensual. See animal, irreligion, intemperance. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. fleshly, bodily, sensual, sexual; see lewd 1 , 2 , sensual 2 , sexual 2 . • have carnal knowledge …

    English dictionary for students

  • 25 carnal — car|nal [ˈka:nl US ˈka:rnl] adj formal [Date: 1400 1500; : Late Latin; Origin: carnalis, from Latin caro flesh ] 1.) relating to sex or someone s body ▪ carnal desires 2.) carnal knowledge/relations sexual activity >carnally adv …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 26 carnal — [[t]kɑ͟ː(r)n(ə)l[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Carnal feelings and desires are sexual and physical, without any spiritual element. [FORMAL] Their ruling passion is that of carnal love. Syn: sexual …

    English dictionary

  • 27 carnal — adj. Carnal is used with these nouns: ↑desire, ↑lust …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 28 carnal — Synonyms and related words: Adamic, Circean, Philistine, amorous, animal, animalistic, aphrodisiomaniacal, backsliding, bawdy, beastlike, beastly, bestial, bodily, brutal, brute, brutish, carnal minded, clitoromaniacal, coarse, concupiscent,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 29 carnal — [15] Carnal means literally ‘of the flesh’; it comes from late Latin carnālis, a derivative of Latin carō ‘flesh, meat’. Other English words from the same source are carnivorous ‘meateating’ [17]; carnage [16], which came via French carnage and… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 30 carnal — adjective a word meaning connected with the body or sex, used especially in religious language: carnal desires carnally adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 31 carnal — adjective his carnal desires Syn: sexual, sensual, erotic, lustful, lascivious, libidinous, lecherous, licentious; physical, bodily, corporeal, fleshly Ant: spiritual …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 32 carnal —   Kō ke kino.    ♦ Carnal desire, kuko.    ♦ To know a man carnally, pākanaka …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 33 carnal — [15] Carnal means literally ‘of the flesh’; it comes from late Latin carnālis, a derivative of Latin carō ‘flesh, meat’. Other English words from the same source are carnivorous ‘meateating’ [17]; carnage [16], which came via French carnage and… …

    Word origins

  • 34 carnal — adj. 1 of the body or flesh; worldly. 2 sensual, sexual. Phrases and idioms: carnal knowledge Law sexual intercourse. Derivatives: carnality n. carnalize v.tr. (also ise). carnally adv. Etymology: ME f. LL carnalis f. caro carnis flesh …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 35 carnal — adjective a) relating to the physical and especially sexual appetites b) worldly or earthly; temporal See Also: incarnate, incarnation, reincarnate, reincarnation …

    Wiktionary

  • 36 carnal — (kar nal) s. m. Terme de marine. Palan servant sur les galères à élever la tente.    Extrémité inférieure d une antenne.    On trouve aussi carneau. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Carne 1, angle, coin …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 37 carnal — car|nal Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …

    Diccionari Català-Català

  • 38 carnál — adj. m., pl. carnáli; f. sg. carnálã, pl. carnále …

    Romanian orthography

  • 39 carnal — car|nal [ karnl ] adjective MAINLY LITERARY relating to or involving sex or the body ╾ car|nal|i|ty [ kar næləti ] noun uncount ╾ car|nal|ly adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 40 carnal — adjetivo 1) lascivo*, lujurioso. 2) terrenal*. * * * Sinónimos: ■ carnoso, carnudo, carniforme, pulposo Antónimos: ■ descarnado, enjuto, enteco …

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