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1. Possessing or exhibiting great wealth; affluent.
2. Characterized by extravagance or rich abundance; lavish or luxuriant: an opulent costume; an opulent musical.

[Latin opulentus; see op- in Indo-European roots.]

op′u·lent·ly adv.
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Adv.1.opulently - in a sumptuous and opulent manner; "this government building is sumptuously appointed"
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[ˈɒpjʊləntlɪ] adv (furnish) → con opulenza; (live) → nell'opulenza


(ˈopjulənt) adjective
luxurious; rich. They lived in opulent surroundings.
ˈopulently adverb
ˈopulence noun
References in classic literature ?
Each of these pretty homes had a garden in front fenced with white palings and opulently stocked with hollyhocks, marigolds, touch-me-nots, prince's-feathers, and other old-fashioned flowers; while on the windowsills of the houses stood wooden boxes containing moss rose plants and terra-cotta pots in which grew a breed of geranium whose spread of intensely red blossoms accented the prevailing pink tint of the rose-clad house-front like an explosion of flame.
Archer raised his head quickly: he could never hear the name without the sharp vision of Beaufort's heavy figure, opulently furred and shod, advancing through the snow at Skuytercliff.
Whatever you do, don't miss out on a visit to the magnificent Mohammed Ali Mosque with its opulently decorated interior.
The artist's studio, in its classic or idealized form, is reimagined as an opulently decked stage that tells a tale of manual labor.
Some of the opulently gilded German clocks of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries are so elaborate that you would not guess they were clocks at all, and you have to look hard to see the dials.
Tables are opulently set, and dinners are formal with fine china and candles.
The decor is opulently vintage with quirky highlights which I delighted in snapping on my iPhone for potential re-creation at home.
Thus scenes with Princess Sikhanyiso (aka Pashu) formlessly go on forever, whether she is conducting an on-camera tour of one of her father's opulently appointed 14 palaces (one for each wife), bidding tearful adieus to her mother and brothers before taking off to a Christian college in California, or wandering around Hollywood Boulevard musing aloud that they could use some of this snazzy technology back in Swaziland.
Located in the Queen's University Quarter of South Belfast, Malone Lodge Suites are elegantly and opulently appointed and offer complimentary wireless internet access, flat screen televisions with movies on demand, jacuzzi baths as well as every other luxury imaginable.
Powerful characterisation and a soaringly expressive voice were a match for the considerable resources of the orchestra, Mehta directing an opulently coloured reading.
The walls of one of the main rooms were lined with paintings, many alla fiandrese (in the Flemish style), including a large portrait of herself; and the room was opulently furnished with twenty-four chairs, a dining table, three benches, five strongboxes and two cradles.