Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the senses; luxurious.

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Usage examples "sensuous":

  1. It was the ease of a profoundly sensuous nature with every sense gratified and fascinated. - "Rousseau Volumes I. and II.", John Morley.
  2. She chose those poems the least sensuous, and the more abstract. - "Man and Maid", Elinor Glyn.
  3. In other words, the critic appears to neglect that common- sense solution of the problem, which is found in a cold and physically sterile constitution as opposed to one of greater warmth and sensuous activity. - "The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti", John Addington Symonds.