incestuous


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in·ces·tu·ous

 (ĭn-sĕs′cho͞o-əs)
adj.
1. Of, involving, or suggestive of incest.
2. Having committed incest.
3. Improperly intimate or interconnected: "Press-politics relations are notoriously incestuous" (Boston Globe).

in·ces′tu·ous·ly adv.
in·ces′tu·ous·ness n.

incestuous

(ɪnˈsɛstjʊəs)
adj
1. relating to or involving incest: an incestuous union.
2. guilty of incest
3. (Law) obsolete resulting from incest: an incestuous bastard.
4. resembling incest in excessive or claustrophobic intimacy
inˈcestuously adv
inˈcestuousness n

in•ces•tu•ous

(ɪnˈsɛs tʃu əs)

adj.
1. involving incest.
2. guilty of incest.
3. too closely interconnected.
in•ces′tu•ous•ly, adv.
in•ces′tu•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.incestuous - resembling incest as by excessive intimacy
2.incestuous - relating to or involving incest
Translations

incestuous

[ɪnˈsestjʊəs] ADJincestuoso

incestuous

[ɪnˈsɛstʃuəs] adj
(sexually) [relationship] → incestueux/euse
(fig) [clique, group, place] → fermé(e)

incestuous

incestuous

[ɪnˈsɛstjʊəs] adjincestuoso/a

in·ces·tu·ous

a. incestuoso-a.

incestuous

adj incestuoso
References in classic literature ?
As for exchanging the children of the artificers and husbandmen with those of the military, and theirs reciprocally with these, it will occasion great confusion in whatever manner it shall be done; for of necessity, those who carry the children must know from whom they took and to whom they gave them; and by this means those evils which I have already mentioned will necessarily be the more likely to happen, as blows, incestuous love, murders, and the like; for those who are given from their own parents to other citizens, the military, for instance, will not call them brothers, sons, fathers, or mothers.
O fatal wedlock, thou didst give me birth, And, having borne me, sowed again my seed, Mingling the blood of fathers, brothers, children, Brides, wives and mothers, an incestuous brood, All horrors that are wrought beneath the sun, Horrors so foul to name them were unmeet.
Woe worth the monstrous marriage-bed where lay A mother with the son her womb had borne, Therein I was conceived, woe worth the day, Fruit of incestuous sheets, a maid forlorn, And now I pass, accursed and unwed, To meet them as an alien there below; And thee, O brother, in marriage ill-bestead,
CHORUS Didst thou in sooth then share A bed incestuous with her that bare--
At the same time, it being an unlawful, incestuous living, added to that aversion, and though I had no great concern about it in point of conscience, yet everything added to make cohabiting with him the most nauseous thing to me in the world; and I think verily it was come to such a height, that I could almost as willingly have embraced a dog as have let him offer anything of that kind to me, for which reason I could not bear the thoughts of coming between the sheets with him.
"May isang pope diyan, 'yung si Borgia, anak niya he had an incestuous relationship.
Throughout their lives, Ivana and Ivan share an exceptionally strong emotional bond, even for twins, to such an extent that they are terrified of their potentially incestuous desires.
She soon moved back in with the two to their home just west of Richmond, Virginia, in August 2016, but her mother moved out just months later in November of 2016 as she and Steven's other children claimed to authorities that they were engaged in an incestuous father-daughter relationship.
REDWATER actor Peter Campion has revealed he wasn't fazed by having to act out his character's incestuous gay kiss.
Andrew Davies has said the incestuous liaison between Helene and Anatole Kuragin is "crucial" to his adaptation of War And Peace.
However, an added problem already exists in Wales, which is almost incestuous. Show me a judge or a 'silk'' in Wales who doesn''t know one another.
London, June 5 ( ANI ): A mother-son duo in Zimbabwe, are on the run, after allegedly having an incestuous relationship that resulted in two pregnancies.