arousing or satisfying sexual desire:
an erotic dance.
of, relating to, or treating of sexual love; amatory:
an erotic novel.
subject to or marked by strong sexual desire.
an erotic poem.
an erotic person.
But she cut ties with her dad just before he died, while he was editing the Tom Cruise-Nicole Kidman erotic epic Eyes Wide Shut.
Stanley Kubrick’s Lost Daughter Nicole LaPorte August 25, 2010
On a little reflection, though, the urethra as an object of erotic attention makes some sense.
Sounding Takes Off, but Injuries (Fork in the Penis!) Are Inevitable Kent Sepkowitz August 19, 2013
She said Alexander kept their relationship a secret, but behind closed doors, the couple had an erotic sex life.
Jodi Arias: The Mormon Casey Anthony Christine Pelisek February 9, 2013
As this clip shows, NYPD Blue may be the most erotic shows about cops to ever air.
The ‘Reign’ Steamy Stairwell Shocker & TV’s 13 Dirtiest Sex Scenes (VIDEO) Kevin Fallon October 10, 2012
My character is a thoroughly unpleasant fellow who calls himself The erotic Connoisseur.
From Porn to the Multiplex Glenn Kenny May 13, 2009
What a sight for a young man of fifteen like me, whom the old man admitted as the only and silent witness of these erotic scenes!
The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
In this connection, erotic subjects play a sad and powerful part.
The Sexual Question August Forel
In the same year Punch suggests a Bill should be promoted for “the better behaviour of the erotic and learned lord,”
Mr. Punch’s History of Modern England, Vol. I (of 4).–1841-1857 Charles L. Graves
Every action of the monk was that of an arrogant and erotic swindler.
The Minister of Evil William Le Queux
One might call Cecily a stoical amorist, an erotic philosopher.
Changing Winds St. John G. Ervine
of, concerning, or arousing sexual desire or giving sexual pleasure
marked by strong sexual desire or being especially sensitive to sexual stimulation
a person who has strong sexual desires or is especially responsive to sexual stimulation
1620s (implied in erotical), from French érotique (16c.), from Greek erotikos “caused by passionate love, referring to love,” from eros (genitive erotos) “sexual love” (see Eros).
erotic e·rot·ic (ĭ-rŏt’ĭk)
Of or concerning sexual love and desire.
Tending to arouse sexual desire.
Dominated by sexual love or desire.
opposed to or working against the existing power structure or mores, as of society or government: Antiestablishment candidates promised to disband the army, Congress, and the cabinet if elected. Contemporary Examples They took an anti-establishment stance to a new level, openly opposing the government. Cuban Hip-Hop Was Born in Alamar Daniel Levin December 25, 2014 […]
of or relating to or its inhabitants. native to or derived from : traditional European customs; European languages. a native or inhabitant of . a person of European descent. (in East Africa and Asia) a white person; Caucasian. Historical Examples Order could only be restored through the intervention of Arabi, who now adopted a more […]
a basic social unit consisting of parents and their children, considered as a group, whether dwelling together or not: the traditional family. a social unit consisting of one or more adults together with the children they care for: a single-parent family. the children of one person or one couple collectively: We want a large family. […]
(sometimes initial capital letter) a governmental system led by a dictator having complete power, forcibly suppressing opposition and criticism, regimenting all industry, commerce, etc., and emphasizing an aggressive nationalism and often racism. (sometimes initial capital letter) the philosophy, principles, or methods of fascism. (initial capital letter) a political movement that employs the principles and methods […]