libido

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(psychoanalysis) a Freudian term for sexual urge or desire

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Renata and Cantwell alternate between the languages of courtly love and carnal desire not only during the Colonel's war recollections, but also in private moments of physical intimacy.
By beginning to engage carnal desire in all its complexity Dante moves generally toward to a greater understanding the universe.
It's unbelievable I'm overwhelmed by this carnal desire that sweeps over me.
He epitomized blunt honesty ("I'm A Long Gone Daddy"), carnal desire ("Hey, Good Lookin,'" "Howlin' At The Moon," "Rootie Tootie," "Settin' The Woods On Fire") and rowdiness ("There's A Tear In My Beer," "Too Many Parties And Too Many Pals").
He told Channel Four host Graham Norton on Monday: "I'm overwhelmed by this carnal desire that sweeps over me.
Knock Knock is a shock-starved home invasion thriller about a 40-something family man, terrorised because he foolishly succumbs to his carnal desires with two psychopathic angels of doom.
Knock Knock is a shock-starved home invasion thriller about a forty-something family man, terrorised because he foolishly succumbs to his carnal desires.
The soul is freed of the chains placed by carnal desires.
The three men are so desperate for some action that they head off to a foreign country to fulfil their carnal desires.
From the perspective of comparative religion, what is particularly interesting are reminiscences of libertine Gnosticism whereby the practitioner "does not renounce carnal desires, but carries them out with total detachment to renli7e genuine celibacy" (p.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Freedom, from our perspective, is ensuring that the human soul is freed from carnal desires and achieves spiritual entelechy, moral maturity and intellectual proficiency.
Which is how I found myself at Villa Maya, an old mansion that the King of Travancore once used to frequent to erm, quench his more carnal desires.
The goal of fasting is to train the human mind in ways to obey Allah, purifying it with patience while controlling carnal desires, he said.
To be sure, Giardina creates interesting, sympathetic characters pulled by both spiritual and carnal desires, but several critics questioned whether it makes sense to tell their stories through the device of the intergenerational family saga.