Salacious


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Salacious

  • (adj) having or conveying undue or indecent interest in sexual matters; “salacious stories”

Salacious (सलेशस / सलैशस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अश्लील, कामुक, गंदा, ऐयाश, कामातुर, ज़िनाकार

Salacious Origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin salax, salac- (from salire ‘to leap’) + -ious.

Salacious in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Salacious tales of spouses cheating on their better halves cram the history books.
  • The chapter wants to stay true to its genre (erotica) and in terms of salacious language and generous double entendres, it succeeds.
  • KFC is not known for its salacious advertising.
  • The five booksellers worked for a Hong Kong publishing house famous for salacious titles about high-ranking Chinese politicians.
  • There are many salacious stories that the Raj Bhavans generate in various state capitals.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of salacious

  • sala – sali ki salacious stories

Salacious Pronunciation


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