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luxurious Explained

luxurious at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[ləg'ʒə:rıəs]

luxurious at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

c.1330, "lascivious, lecherous, unchaste," from O.Fr. luxurius (Fr. luxurieux), from L. luxuriosus, from luxuria (see luxury). Meaning "given to luxury, voluptuous" (of persons) is from 1606. Of things, meaning "characterized by luxury" is attested from 1650. ///

luxurious at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj very expensive, beautiful, and comfortable// --a luxurious 30-room villa// -- luxuriously adv // --The cabin was luxuriously furnished.//

luxurious at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

183 Moby Thesaurus words for "luxurious":
Babylonian, Corinthian, Cyrenaic, abounding in riches, affluent,
appealing, appetitive, arabesque, attractive, awe-inspiring, awful,
barbaric, baroque, bent on pleasure, bewitching, big-rich, busy,
captivating, charming, chichi, comfortable, comfy, commodious,
contented, convenient, costly, cozy, cushioned, cushiony, cushy,
dear, dear-bought, delightful, deluxe, disgustingly rich, easeful,
easy, elaborate, elegant, enchanting, engaging, enravishing,
enthralling, entrancing, epicurean, expensive, exquisite,
extravagant, fancy, fascinating, fat, fetching, fine, flamboyant,
florid, flowery, flush, friendly, frightfully rich, frilly, fussy,
glorious, gorgeous, gourmet, grand, grandiose, heart-robbing,
hedonistic, high, high-priced, high-wrought, homelike, homely,
homey, imposing, impressive, in funds, in the money, independent,
independently rich, independently wealthy, intriguing, inviting,
irresistible, labored, languishing, languorous, lavish, lived-in,
loaded, lovely, luscious, lush, luxuriant, luxury-loving,
made of money, magnificent, majestic, moneyed, moresque, noble,
not affordable, of great cost, oofy, opulent, ornate, ostentatious,
overelaborate, overelegant, overlabored, overworked, overwrought,
palace, palatial, pampered, peaceful, picturesque, pleasure-bent,
pleasure-seeking, plush, plushy, posh, precious, premium,
prepossessing, pretentious, pretty-pretty, pricey, princely,
prosperous, proud, provided for, ravishing, relaxing, reposeful,
restful, rich, rich as Croesus, ritzy, rococo, rolling in money,
roomy, self-indulgent, sensual, sensuous, showy, snug, soft,
splendacious, splendid, splendiferous, stately, steep, stiff,
sumptuous, superb, superfancy, superfine, swank, swanky, swell,
sybaritic, taking, tantalizing, tempting, thrilling, titillative,
top, unchaste, unpayable, voluptuary, voluptuous,
wallowing in wealth, warm, wealthy, well provided for, well-fixed,
well-heeled, well-off, well-to-do, winning, winsome, witching

luxurious at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Pleasure): pleasure, sensuality, sensuousness, gratification, hedonism, luxuriousness, voluptuousness, titillation.

[ADJ] (Pleasure): enjoying, luxurious, voluptuous, sensual, comfortable, cosy, in comfort, at ease, pleasant, agreeable.

[N] (Intemperance): intemperance, sensuality, animalism, carnality, pleasure, luxury, luxuriousness, lap of luxury, indulgence, self-indulgence, voluptuousness, epicurism, epicureanism, dissipation, licentiousness, debauchery, revelry, debauchery, libertinism.

[ADJ] (Intemperance): , sensual, self-indulgent, voluptuous, luxurious, licentious, wild, dissolute, rakish, debauched, Epicurean, indulged.

luxurious at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
very comfortable; containing expensive and enjoyable things:
a luxurious hotel * luxurious surroundings
OPP SPARTAN
luxuriously adverb:
luxuriously comfortable * a luxuriously furnished apartment * She stretched luxuriously on the bed.

Luxurious at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Luxurious \Lux*u"ri*ous\, a. [L. luxuriosus: cf. F. luxurieux.
See {Luxury}.]
Of or pertaining to luxury; ministering to luxury; supplied
with the conditions of luxury; as, a luxurious life; a
luxurious table; luxurious ease. `` Luxurious cities. ''
--Milton. -- {Lux*u"ri*ous*ly}, adv. -- {Lux*u"ri*ous*ness},
n.

luxurious at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

luxurious
adj 1: furnishing gratification of the senses; "an epicurean
banquet"; "enjoyed a luxurious suite with a crystal
chandelier and thick oriental rugs"; "Lucullus spent
the remainder of his days in voluptuous magnificence";
"a chinchilla robe of sybaritic lavishness" [syn: {epicurean},
{sybaritic}, {voluptuary}, {voluptuous}]
2: rich and superior in quality; "a princely sum"; "gilded
dining rooms" [syn: {deluxe}, {gilded}, {opulent}, {princely},
{sumptuous}]

luxurious at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: etyl » fr Inter: term » luxurieux|lang=fr, from Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » luxuriosus||rank, luxuriant, profuse, excessive, immoderate|lang=la, from Inter: term » luxuria||rankness, luxury|lang=la, from Inter: term » luxus||extravagance, luxury|lang=la.

Pronunciation

Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈlʌks.jʊə(ɹ).i.əs/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"lVks.j3:(r).i.@s/

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Enjoying pleasures of luxury.
    1. Being very fine and comfortable.

      Antonyms

      * impoverished

      Synonyms

      * epicurean

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » enjoying pleasures of luxury

  • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|luxueus
  • French: Inter: t- » fr|de luxe

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|luxuriös
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|lussurioso


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » being very fine and comfortable
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|豪華|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|豪华|tr=háohuá|sc=Hani
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|luxueus
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|luxueux
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|luxuriös
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|lussuoso


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|豪華|tr=ごうか, gōka
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|luksusowa|f, Inter: t- » pl|luksusowy|m
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|роскошный|tr=roskóšnyj
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|sòghail
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|lujoso
  • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|sang trọng

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktran » s
    • Inter: ttbc » te: విలాసవంతమైన (vilaasavamtamaina)

      See also

      * sumptuous

      Related terms

      * luxuriant
    • luxuriate
    • luxuriously
    • luxury

      External links

      * Inter: R:Century 191 » 1
    • Inter: R:OneLoo » k


    Translation: cs » luxurious
    Translation: et » luxurious
    Translation: el » luxurious
    Translation: es » luxurious
    Translation: fr » luxurious
    Translation: ko » luxurious
    Translation: it » luxurious
    Translation: kn » luxurious
    Translation: hu » luxurious
    Translation: my » luxurious
    Translation: pl » luxurious
    Translation: ta » luxurious
    Translation: te » luxurious
    Translation: vi » luxurious
    Translation: zh » luxurious