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See definition of satyric on Dictionary.com
  • as inlecherous
  • as inlibidinous
  • as inlicentious

synonyms for satyric

  • carnal
  • concupiscent
  • corrupt
  • fast
  • hot and heavy
  • incontinent
  • lascivious
  • libertine
  • libidinous
  • licentious
  • low-down
  • lubricous
  • prurient
  • raunchy
  • salacious
  • sensual
  • unchaste
  • wanton

antonyms for satyric

MOST RELEVANT
  • chaste
  • clean
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How to use satyric in a sentence

And here it will be proper to give the definition of the Greek satyric poem from Casaubon, before I leave this subject.
DRYDEN'S WORKS (13 OF 18): TRANSLATIONS; PASTORALSJOHN DRYDEN
This same satyric drama took over the phallus-bearing choral dancers from the vegetation festival.
ELEMENTS OF FOLK PSYCHOLOGYWILHELM WUNDT
They are either mythological travesties (resembling the satyric drama of Athens) or character comedies.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 6VARIOUS
He was still grinning, but now the grin had become set, satyric, hideous.
THE TRAIL HORDECHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
Now they all took shape satyric, like hideous heads thrust out of the dark to loll their tongues at him.
THE LIFE AND DEATH OF RICHARD YEA-AND-NAYMAURICE HEWLETT
But the plot of this Satyric or Silenic drama has been detected, and you must not allow him, Agathon, to set us at variance.
SYMPOSIUMPLATO
The Alcestis is altogether removed from the character, essentially grotesque, of a mere satyric drama.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 8VARIOUS
It cannot have been meant to be played, as a fourth piece, instead of a regular satyric drama.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 8VARIOUS
The Cyclops, of uncertain date, is the only extant example of a satyric drama.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 8VARIOUS
They had done gravely very much what satyric drama aimed at doing grotesquely.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 8VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SATYRIC

  • carnal
  • concupiscent
  • corrupt
  • fast
  • hot and heavy
  • incontinent
  • lascivious
  • libertine
  • libidinous
  • licentious
  • low-down
  • lubricous
  • prurient
  • raunchy
  • salacious
  • satyric
  • sensual
  • unchaste
  • wanton
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.