What does the word carnal mean?

Usage examples for carnal

  1. First we are saved from our volitional sins and then we are sanctified or cleansed of that sin principle or carnal nature. – The Key To Peace by A. Marie Miles
  2. Carnal reason ever opposes spiritual truth. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  3. There is perhaps a middle course: never consummate the carnal act with her you love, and, to keep yourself quiet, frequent those you do not love. – Là-bas by J. K. Huysmans