Sentence Examples


  • His mask of veneration slowly turned into a licentious grin.
  • Licentious and luxurious in his manners, cultured and catholic in his tastes, he united in his person the most diverse qualities.
  • In the midst of Charles's debauched and licentious court, she lived neglected and retired, often deprived of her due allowance, having no ambitions and taking no part in English politics, but keeping up rather her interest in her native country.
  • The licentious Conies, published under the name of his brother D'Ouville, are often attributed to him.
  • DONATIEN ALPHONSE FRANCOIS SADE, Count [usually called the] (1740-1814), French licentious writer, was born in Paris on the 2nd of June 1740.