concupiscence [Webster's 1913
Concupiscence (Page: 297)
[F., fr. L. concupiscentia.] Sexual lust;
morbid carnal passion.
Concupiscence like a pestilence walketh in darkness.
CONCUPISCENCE, n. L., to covet or lust after, to desire or
covet. Lust; unlawful or irregular desire of sexual pleasure. In a more
general sense, the coveting of carnal things, or an irregular appetite for
worldly good; inclination for unlawful enjoyments.
debauchery: [Webster's 1913
Debauchery (Page: 374)
n.; pl. Debaucheries
1. Corruption of fidelity; seduction from virtue, duty, or
The republic of Paris will endeavor to complete the debauchery of
the army. Burke.
2. Excessive indulgence of the appetites; especially,
excessive indulgence of lust; intemperance; sensuality; habitual lewdness.
Oppose . . . debauchery by temperance. Sprat.
uncleanness: [Webster's 1828
1. Foulness; dirtiness; filthiness.
Be not troublesome to thyself or to others by uncleanness.
2. Want of ritual or ceremonial purity. Lev. 15.
3. Moral impurity; defilement by sin; sinfulness.
I will save you from all your uncleanness. Ezek. 36.
4. Lewdness; incontinence. Col. 3. 2Peter 2.
sodomy: [Webster's 1913 Edition]
Sodomy (Page: 1366)
from the Webster's 1828 edition:
country mentioned in the Bible: cf. F.
copulation in a manner against nature; buggery.
Gen. xix. 5.
A crime against nature.
From Merriam Webster Online:
The following dictionary definitions for sodomy
are found in the internet article: "Oral Sex and the Christian Marriage."
(1) Emphasis mine.
Sodomy \sa-de-me\ n 1 : sexual
intercourse with a member of the same sex or with an animal 2 :
noncoital and esp. anal or oral sexual
intercourse with a member of the opposite sex. sodomize \sa-de-mz\
vb (C) 1995 Zane Publishing, Inc. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary (C)
1994 by Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.
unnatural carnal intercourse between man and
woman (New Lexicon Webster's Encyclopeic Dictionary, and
Dictionary of English Synonyms, Checkerbooks)
Sodomy..1: anal copulation
of one male with another. 2: anal or oral
copulation with a member of the opposite sex. 3: Copulation
with an animal. Reader's Digest Illustrated Encyclopedic Dictionary.
[Webster's 1913 Edition]
Whoremonger (Page: 1651)
A whoremaster; a lecher; a man who frequents the society of whores.
[Webster's 1913 Edition]
Adulterer (Page: 24)
[Formed fr. the verb adulter, with the E. ending -er.
1. A man who commits adultery;
a married man who has sexual intercourse with a woman not his wife.
2. (Script.) A man
who violates his religious covenant.
Jer. ix. 2.
[Webster's 1828 Dictionary]
UNDEFI''LED, a. Not
defiled; not polluted; not vitiated.
having its purity or excellence debased
Desire; inclination; propensity, good or evil; as,
virtuous or vile affections. Rom. 1. Gal. 5. [Webster's 1828
Unless otherwise noted, the definitions are from the ARTFL project
(1) Oral Sex and
the Christian Marriage:
(external link to archived article)
The Marriage Bed: License For Sodomy?