What is another word for sensualism?

Pronunciation: [sˈɛnsjuːəlˌɪzəm] (IPA)

Sensualism is often defined as an emphasis on the physical senses or sensual pleasures. However, there are many synonyms for this word that can evoke a similar meaning and feeling. Hedonism, for example, refers to the pursuit of pleasure and enjoyment. Aestheticism is another synonym that suggests a keen appreciation for beauty and art. Epicureanism focuses on the enjoyment of food and drink, while libertinism suggests a freedom of thought and action. Sensuality is also a related concept that emphasizes the importance of the senses and pleasure. All of these synonyms provide different shades of meaning, but they all have in common a celebration of pleasure and the sensual aspects of life.

What are the hypernyms for Sensualism?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Sensualism?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Sensualism

He had witnessed their fantastic efforts of luxury and self-indulgence, and heard the tale of wearied sensualism and disordered ambition and ineffectual lives.
"Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius"
Samuel Dill
She knew he was deceiving her, but to her he meant so much that she had not the force of will to cast him off, and abandoned herself to the intellectual sensualism of his society.
George Moore
Or he is formed for abjectness and woe, To grovel on the dunghill of his fears, 160 To shrink at every sound, to quench the flame Of natural love in sensualism, to know That hour as blessed when on his worthless days The frozen hand of Death shall set its seal, Yet fear the cure, though hating the disease.
"The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley Volume III"
Percy Bysshe Shelley Edited by Thomas Hutchinson, M. A.

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