Definition of lascivious:
obscene, earthly, ignorant, coarse, ascetic, base, stupid, imbruted, stolid, unspiritual, sex, fleshly, amative, lubricious, sottish, raunchy, amorous, insensible, amatory, voluptuous, bodily, sexual, brutish, brute, brutal, natural, abstemious, bestial, aphrodisiac, salacious, animal, spiritual, swinish, vile, unintellectual, passionate, beastly.
Along with the pills themselves was recommended a somewhat hardy regimen, including fresh air, adequate sleep, avoidance of lascivious thoughts, and bathing the private parts and buttocks twice daily in ice- cold water.- "History of the Comstock Patent Medicine Business and Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills", Robert B. Shaw.
It also complained about the swarming of lascivious, idle, and unprofitable books, pamphlets, play- books, and ballads, such as Ovid's " Fits of Love", " The Parliament of Women", Barn's " Poems", and Parker's " Ballads".- "Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed.", S. A. Reilly.
- "Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends", John Keats.