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Seeing him, his extra large lips whispered something to a fellow inmate as they shared sensual smiles.

Park directs with a creativity and confidence buoyed by his geographic relocation of the source material, introducing a playful chronology and leaning into bold, sensual images.

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Blood is running free—sometimes gross, sometimes sensual—in pop culture.

The actor transformed from a sensual Marilyn Monroe to a whimsical Salvador Dali to a starving migrant mother, seamlessly.

Game of Thrones had an overly sensual libertine while House of Cards had a manipulative psychopath.

“Sexy Danger” has all the wild, sensual energy of “Drunk in Love,” but with absolutely no words!

So I felt it was really important to create a very sensual film that could also tell a story.

Some peculiar lines between these contracted brows gave a character of ferocity to this forbidding and sensual face.

How could she be at the same time both cruel and tender, both true and false, frank and secretive, spiritual and sensual?

The religion they preached was not adapted to please sensual men; even infidels admit that they preached a pure morality.

The sensual and abominable Carinus displayed the extravagancies of Heliogabalus, aggravated by the cruelty of Domitian.

His tastes and desires were manifested by his sensual lips, his small, dull eyes and throaty voice.


On this page you'll find 72 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sensual, such as: exciting, sensuous, sexual, sexy, tactile, and voluptuous.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.