how to pronounce sensual


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sensual is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of sensual in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… in a very very sensual ad a nude …”

meanings of sensual


  1. Inducing pleasurable or erotic sensations.
  2. Provoking or exciting a strong response in the senses.
  3. Of or pertaining to the physical senses; sensory.

sensual frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word sensual occurs in english on average 4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics sensual can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that sensual can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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