Involving or characterized by vigorous or forceful bodily activity:
implies delight in luxury and sensuous pleasure, esp. that of eating and drinking
implies a reveling in that which lavishly provides a high degree of physical comfort or satisfaction a luxurious feeling of drowsiness
implies a tending to excite, or giving oneself up to the gratification of, sensuous or, more often, sensual desires her voluptuous charms
refers to the operation or gratification of the physical senses or appetite a sensual element in her sculptures, a life of sensual excess
suggests the strong appeal of that which is pleasing to the eye, ear, touch, etc. and, of a person, implies susceptibility to the often aesthetic pleasures of sensation soft, sensuous music
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The two blondes had packed in so much, but what about the mystery of the sensuous redhead?
In bodies we observe no active agency, only a sustained natural order in the succession of passive sensuous phenomena.
The first of these three points of view deals with the form or idea as self-contained in the principles of its own being, apart from those connexions and distinctions which it receives in real (sensuous) science, and through the act of intellect.
Averroes, at the same time, condemns the attempts of those who tried to give demonstrative science where the mind was not capable of more than rhetoric: they harm religion by their mere negations, destroying an old sensuous creed, but cannot build up a higher and intellectual faith.