prurience in a sentence

Example sentences for prurience

The tension between innocence and prurience is exquisite, if not unprecedented.
His smarmy prurience becomes a factor in national policy.
Prurience and disgust parade under the banner of social studies.
Public figures with blameless private lives may find the media's habitual prurience so unbearable that they leave office.
Cigars, hair gel, the whole political-entertainment complex of prurience.
It's apparent that nothing in this world is immutable-neither the balance of power, the meaning of prurience nor physical beauty.
Characters are never fully brought to life, and there is a rather cynical pandering to prurience.

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