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Definition of Sensuous

Sensuous

  1. Of or pertaining to the senses, or sensible objects; addressing the senses; suggesting pictures or images of sense.
  2. Highly susceptible to influence through the senses.

Sensuous Quotations

The web, then, or the pattern, a web at once sensuous and logical, an elegant and pregnant texture: that is style, that is the foundation of the art of literature.
Robert Louis Stevenson

My mind withdrew its thoughts from experience, extracting itself from the contradictory throng of sensuous images, that it might find out what that light was wherein it was bathed... And thus, with the flash of one hurried glance, it attained to the vision of That Which Is.
Saint Augustine

Mathematics is, as it were, a sensuous logic, and relates to philosophy as do the arts, music, and plastic art to poetry.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

Everything that has to do with food is sensuous. In the United States, however, we are eating all the time. We have a problem with obesity. And yet, we don't enjoy food that much.
Isabel Allende

I love Indian food - it's my favourite cuisine. I love the mixture of spices and the subtle flavours. It's really erotic; the spices are so sensuous.
Joe Perry
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Sensuous Translations

sensuous in Dutch is sensueel, wellustig, zinnelijk
sensuous in German is sinnlich, sinnlich, sinnenfreudig
sensuous in Swedish is sinnlig

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