Adjective(1) used of frenzied sexual activity(2) used of riotously drunken merrymaking
(1) It was also drunken frenzy which suggested to Nietzsche the ecstatic abandonment and orgiastic revelry of the ancient cult of Dionysus.(2) And many might like to hear tales of the political classes decamping to the seaside for a week of fervent backstabbing, orgiastic networking and roaring drunkenness.(3) It further didn't help that all the roommate had to watch was saved episodes of Will and Grace and Sex and the City, both of which celebrate NYC with orgiastic fervor.(4) 20-25 is really the only time you'll have for Bacchanalian orgiastic sex of the highest caliber.(5) Hot hurricane action: water crashes furiously over the sea wall, palm trees whip back and forth in an orgiastic frenzy and street signs waggle suggestively in the wind.(6) The problem was that they were only admitted after the festivities had passed their orgiastic peak.(7) Not all critics felt the same as Walker or Ebert - Bret Easton Ellis praised Fight Club as ├ö├ç├┐a wild, orgiastic pop masterpiece├ö├ç├û - but if audiences were offended, maybe they were supposed to be.(8) Precisely because of the anonymous, orgiastic , revolving-door-type sexuality so despised by homophobes and fundamentalist Christians.(9) Other races around the world can pull bigger crowds, but not the Kentucky or Epsom Derby, the Grand National, or Japan Cup engage a country in an almost orgiastic display of shared pleasure.(10) So, for the next 5 days my body is going to be a temple - of the kind that has fountains of blessed water, and harvest festival with organic vegetables, rather than the type with wine libations and orgiastic dancing.(11) The chorus responds with a rampage of orgiastic abandon [listen - No 14, Das Tier aus der Erde, 1: 04-2: 40].(12) That delights the band's publicist who has been telling us that this is a return to the era when album launches were hyper-expensive, orgiastic affairs that lasted all day and are still remembered.(13) True, it didn't show Tom and Nicole making love nor was the orgy orgiastic .(14) Since alcohol and blood sacrifice were associated with the worship of the goddess, at times it contained an orgiastic element.(15) It is a stellar performance - Keith Moon's orgiastic flailing, mugging, and thrashing behind the kit leaves one utterly transfixed, and that's just a quarter of the group's dynamic.(16) Disturbing and hellish narratives pour forth from the paintings: gatherings of men where the promise of violence lingers, scenes of orgiastic cannibalism, and lone individuals who fall prey to ├ö├ç├┐the mob├ö├ç├û.
2. wild ::
3. riotous ::
4. wanton ::
5. dissolute ::
6. depraved ::
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