lascivious (lə-ˈsi-vē-əs) adj. :
1. Given to or expressing lust; lecherous.
2. Exciting sexual desires; salacious.
Examples of LASCIVIOUS
- He was arrested for lewd and lascivious behavior.
- <was fired for making lascivious remarks to a coworker>
Origin of LASCIVIOUS
Middle English, from Late Latin lasciviosus, from Latin lascivia wantonness, from lascivus wanton — more at lust
First Known Use: 15th century