Definition of Sensualize

1. Verb. Represent materialistically, as in a painting or a sculpture.

Exact synonyms: Carnalize
Generic synonyms: Interpret, Represent



2. Verb. Ascribe to an origin in sensation.
Exact synonyms: Carnalize
Generic synonyms: Ascribe, Assign, Attribute, Impute
Derivative terms: Carnal

3. Verb. Debase through carnal gratification.

Definition of Sensualize

1. v. t. To make sensual; to subject to the love of sensual pleasure; to debase by carnal gratifications; to carnalize; as, sensualized by pleasure.

Definition of Sensualize

1. Verb. (transitive) To make sensual; to subject to the love of sensual pleasure; to debase by carnal gratifications. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sensualize

1. [v -IZED, -IZING, -IZES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sensualize

sensory tract
sensu lato
sensu stricto
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sensualize (current term)
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Literary usage of Sensualize

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1. The Works of Samuel Stennett, D.D. ...: Now First Collected Into a Body by Samuel Stennett (1824)
"—An intemperate use of figures tends to sensualize the mind, and deprave the taste—the misapplication of them gives a false idea of the objects they are ..."

2. The Southern Review (1832)
"... toiling to pay the pageantry of some degenerate noble in Madrid, or to fatten and sensualize the monks I had seen rolling along the Rambla of Barcelona. ..."

3. Southern Literary Messenger by Carnegie-Mellon University, School of Computer Science (1839)
"In the Sacred Scriptures the phraseology of love is constantly employed in a manner which has led some weak and ardent minds to sensualize religion itself. ..."

4. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"To sensualize, (sen'-shu-a-lize) t>. a. To sink to sensual pleasures ; to degrade the mind into subjection to the senses. SENSUALLY, (sen'-ahu-al-e) od. ..."

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