Definition of aphrodisiacal in English:



  • See aphrodisiac

    • ‘Not only are oysters reportedly aphrodisiacal - Casanova famously feasted on them every day - they are a sensuous, zinc-rich texture food full of squelchy, salty juiciness.’
    • ‘A fingernail scraping of ambergris dissolved in water, then added to the sauce, is credited with aphrodisiacal powers - which might help explain its price of ninety dollars per ounce.’
    • ‘It's one of the most powerful aphrodisiacal plants on earth.’
    • ‘The drugs produce highs and aphrodisiacal effects and have also been known to cause death.’
    • ‘The bird nests are wrongly believed to have aphrodisiacal value and removed.’