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Synonyms for aphrodisiacal

exciting sexual desire

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Though the aphrodisiacal effects of foods like chocolate and oysters boast more anecdotal hearsay than hard scientific evidence, researchers aren't totally willing to discount the possibility that some foods could inspire amorous impulses in people.
The desire to increase their sexual appeal and attractiveness to their partner(s) was a dominant motive for making these incisions and closely tied to aphrodisiacal effects.
Based in Rio de Janeiro, Mexico City, and San Francisco, the plot is centered around the aphrodisiacal recipes the main character prepares for several female guests, even as he talks about his experiences as a radical.
The Aztecs roasted and ground the beans to make "xocoatl," a spicy energizing drink that purportedly had aphrodisiacal properties.
Moreover, the two East European beauties (Barbara Nedeljakova and jana Kadereabkova) who treat Paxton and Josh to a night of concupiscent fun are aphrodisiacal actors on the hostel's payroll, luring unsuspecting backpackers with the prospect of sex.
With a target market of males 12 to 34 years old, Old Spice has--like the competing deodorant and body spray brand Axe--relied heavily on over-the-top humor and promises of having an aphrodisiacal effect on women.
And don't forget, Nando's famous PERi-PERi sauce is said to have powerful aphrodisiacal qualities - so Nando's is the perfect place to heat things up between you and your partner
Ten lucky couples can expect a sumptuous three-course meal with a bottle of our finest Cara Viva wine - don't forget the restaurant's famous PERi-PERi sauce has powerful aphrodisiacal qualities so Nando's is the perfect place to heat things up between you and your partner
Ambien is actually used to induce sleep, but now it is being consumed to improve sex life, as it apparently has hidden aphrodisiacal powers.
In China, we learn, sexually hopeful men chewed sugar cane as an aphrodisiacal stimulant.
32) So many love scenes and so much glamour had been set in French boudoirs that the decor itself conveyed an aphrodisiacal message.
Many jungle products such as maca, a root with reputed health and aphrodisiacal benefits, are beginning to find their way into global markets.
But the response isn't aphrodisiacal, researchers said.
The aphrodisiacal effects of being a TV personality were obvious - I sowed a lot of f***ing oats and loved it.