apolaustic

apolaustic

(ˌæpəˈlɔːstɪk)
adj
concerned with or dedicated to enjoyment
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His affected air and taste for dictionary curiosa led to a teenager's case of polysyllabism (the only disease that names itself): vaticine, hemichoria, halachistic, funambulation, obtunded, spalling, constupration, intussusception, apolaustic, dumeticulture, amercing, and tallaging are attached to his essays like limpet mines.
Living up to the OED "apolaustic" definition "devoted to seeking enjoyment; self-indulgent," the group savored lively talk, good books, splendid food, and fine wine.
The term Apolaustic (from the Greek, to enjoy,) would have been a