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Definition of the noun amativeness
What does amativeness mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: amativenesses
- the arousal of feelings of sexual desire
- lexical domain: Feelings - nouns denoting feelings and emotions
- synonyms of amativeness: amorousness / eroticism / erotism / sexiness
- more generic terms: concupiscence / eros / physical attraction / sexual desire = a desire for sexual intimacy
- more specific words: lasciviousness / carnality / lubricity / prurience / pruriency = feeling morbid sexual desire or a propensity to lewdness
Alternative definition of the noun amativeness
- The state or quality of being amative.
Amativeness is an inclination toward love, especially sexual love. It is also a concept in the archaic teachings of Phrenology.
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by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Sir Francis Cowley Burnand, Sir Owen Seaman
Amativeness is an organ very largely ...
Amativeness is an affection or sensation of the body only—and prompts to mere bodily movements. It seems probable, from the experiments alluded to, that the nerves upon which these sensations depend, are derived from this part of the ...
by L.A. Vaught
These are Amativeness and Approbativeness. Amativeness is a masculine sentimmt.
Amativeness is an emotion which needs intellect to guide and regulate it, to instruct it in the direction and in the manner it may properly be exercised; and Conscientiousness, though it seems to be the supremcst sentiment of the whole mental ...
Amativeness is the mental faculty which produces the propensity.
Amativeness is an affection or sensation of the body only — and prompts to mere bodily movements. It seems probable, from the experiments alluded to, that the nerves upon which these sensations depend, arc derived from this «part of ihe ...
Curiosities of Literature (1835)
by Isaac Disraeli
Amativeness is a feeling obviously necessary to the continuance of the species ; and one which, properly regulated, is not offensive to reason ;□ — opposite sexes exist to provide for its gratification.* 2. Philoprooenitiveness is given, and ...
by Charles Carter
Amativeness. The sign Leo is the most loving of the signs, both in the higher and lower senses.
CAHMBERS'S ENCYCLOPEDIA (1878)
Amativeness. 2. Philoprogenitivcness. 3. Inbabitiveness or Con- centrativeness. 4 . Adhesiveness. 6. Combativeness. 6. Destructiveness. ! Alimentiveness.] Love of Life.] 7. Secretiveness. 8. Acquisitiveness. 9. Conatructivcness. II.— Sentimbntb ...
Chambers's Encyclopaedia (1874)
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People, Illustrated with Maps and Numerous Wood Engravings
Amativeness. 10. Self-esteem. 2. Philoprogenitiveness. 11. Love of Approbation. 3. Inhabitiveness or Con- 12. Cautiousness.
Amativeness, or sexual love, is believed to have for its organ the cerebellum, or at least a portion of it. As the basis ...
A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge
Amativeness. (1) 8. PhlloprogeniUvcness. (2) 4. Adhesiveness. (8) ft. Inhabltiveness. 6. Combntiveness. (4) 7.
A New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature, and Art by John Craig (1858)
AMANUENSIS—AMATIVENESS. AMATORCULIST—AMBAGEOUS. Letetner to the venomous principle contained in the Amanita and other fungi. AMAN unnsrs, a-man-u-en'is, a. (Latin.) A person who writes what another dictates, or copies ...
by John Henry Clarke
— Amativeness. — Affections of the intellect in ...
Encyclopaedia Americana : a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics, and biography, brought down to the present time (1836)
amativeness, situated in the cerebellum, and indicated, during life, by the thickness of the neck at the occipital bone. With new-born children, the cerebellum is the least developed of all the cerebral ...
by William Smith
and its amativeness in (Song of Solomon s1:15; Solomon s2:14) Doves are kept in a domesticated state in many parts of the East s.
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Video shows what amativeness means. The state or quality of being amative, propensity to love or sexual feelings.. Amativeness Meaning. How to pronounce ...
Scrabble value of A1M3A1T1I1V4E1N1E1S1S1
The value of this 11-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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