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lux·u·ri·ous

 (lŭg-zho͝or′ē-əs, lŭk-sho͝or′-)
adj.
1. Marked by luxury or a fondness for luxury: luxurious taste.
2. Providing great pleasure or comfort, especially at great cost: luxurious bedsheets that were made of silk. See Synonyms at sensuous.

lux·u′ri·ous·ly adv.
lux·u′ri·ous·ness n.

luxurious

(lʌɡˈzjʊərɪəs)
adj
1. characterized by luxury
2. enjoying or devoted to luxury
3. an archaic word for lecherous
[C14: via Old French from Latin luxuriōsus excessive]
luxˈuriously adv
luxˈuriousness n
Usage: Luxurious is sometimes wrongly used where luxuriant is meant: he had a luxuriant (not luxurious) moustache; the walls were covered with a luxuriant growth of wisteria

lux•u•ri•ous

(lʌgˈʒʊər i əs, lʌkˈʃʊər-)

adj.
1. characterized by or conducive to luxury: a luxurious hotel.
2. given or inclined to luxury: a person with luxurious tastes.
3. given to pleasure, esp. of the senses.
4. present or occurring in great abundance; luxuriant.
[1300–50; Middle English < Latin]
lux•u′ri•ous•ly, adv.
lux•u′ri•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.luxurious - displaying luxury and furnishing gratification to 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"
indulgent - characterized by or given to yielding to the wishes of someone ; "indulgent grandparents"
2.luxurious - rich and superior in quality; "a princely sum"; "gilded dining rooms"
rich - suggestive of or characterized by great expense; "a rich display"

luxurious

adjective
2. self-indulgent, pleasure-loving, champagne, sensual, pampered, voluptuous, sybaritic, epicurean She had come to enjoy this luxurious lifestyle.
self-indulgent poor, plain, sparing, deprived, economical, austere, Spartan, ascetic, thrifty
Usage: Luxurious is sometimes wrongly used where luxuriant is meant: he had a luxuriant (not luxurious) moustache; the walls were covered with a luxuriant growth of wisteria.

luxurious

adjective
Characterized by extravagant, ostentatious magnificence:
Informal: plushy.
Translations
مُترَفٌمُتْرَف، فَخْم
luxusnípřepychový
luksuriøs
ylellinen
luksuzan
luxus-
lúxus-, ríkmannlegur
贅沢な
호화로운
razkošen
lyxig
หรูหรา
sang trọng

luxurious

[lʌgˈzjʊərɪəs] ADJ [house, apartment, hotel, furnishings] → lujoso, de lujo; [life] → de lujo

luxurious

[lʌgˈʒʊəriəs] adj [hotel, life-style] → luxueux/euse

luxurious

adjluxuriös; foodüppig; a luxurious hotelein Luxushotel nt; luxurious travelLuxusreisen pl; luxurious carLuxusauto nt; he is a man of luxurious habits/tasteser hat einen luxuriösen Lebensstil/einen Hang zum Luxus; with a luxurious sighmit einem wohligen Seufzer

luxurious

[lʌgˈzjʊərɪəs] adj (gen) → lussuoso/a, di lusso; (surroundings) → di lusso; (meal, tastes) → raffinato/a, di lusso

luxury

(ˈlakʃəri) plural ˈluxuries noun
1. great comfort usually amongst expensive things. They live in luxury; (also adjective) gold jewellery and other luxury goods.
2. something pleasant but not necessary, and often rare and expensive. We're going to give up all those luxuries and only spend money on essentials.
luxurious (lagˈzjuəriəs) adjective
supplied with luxuries. a really luxurious flat/life.
luˈxuriously adverb
luˈxuriousness noun

luxurious

مُترَفٌ luxusní luksuriøs luxuriös πολυτελής lujoso ylellinen luxueux luksuzan lussuoso 贅沢な 호화로운 luxueus luksuriøs luksusowy luxuoso роскошный lyxig หรูหรา lüks sang trọng 奢侈的
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