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Related to luxuriant: preeminently
lush; rich in growth, teeming, fruitful, prolific, copious, abundant: a luxuriant crop of sunflowers
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1. Characterized by rich or profuse growth: a luxuriant garden; luxuriant hair. See Synonyms at profuse.
a. Rich and elaborate, as in decoration.
b. Extremely productive: a luxuriant imagination.
3. Marked by or displaying luxury; luxurious: a luxuriant hotel.
[Latin luxuriāns, luxuriant-, present participle of luxuriāre, to be luxuriant; see luxuriate.]
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1. rich and abundant; lush
2. very elaborate or ornate
3. extremely productive or fertile
[C16: from Latin luxuriāns, present participle of luxuriāre to abound to excess]
Usage: See at luxurious
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lux•u•ri•ant(lʌgˈʒʊər i ənt, lʌkˈʃʊər-)
1. abundant in growth, as vegetation; lush.
2. producing abundantly, as soil; fertile.
3. richly abundant, profuse, or superabundant.
4. florid, as imagery or ornamentation; lacking in restraint.
[1530–40; < Latin luxuriant-, s. of luxuriāns, present participle of luxuriāre to be rank or immoderate. See luxury]
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|Adj.||1.||luxuriant - marked by complexity and richness of detail; "an elaborate lace pattern"|
fancy - not plain; decorative or ornamented; "fancy handwriting"; "fancy clothes"
|2.||luxuriant - 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"
|3.||luxuriant - produced or growing in extreme abundance; "their riotous blooming"|
abundant - present in great quantity; "an abundant supply of water"
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1. lush, rich, dense, abundant, excessive, thriving, flourishing, rank, productive, lavish, ample, fertile, prolific, overflowing, plentiful, exuberant, fruitful, teeming, copious, prodigal, riotous, profuse, fecund, superabundant, plenteous wide spreading branches and luxuriant foliage
lush sparse, thin, meagre, scanty
lush sparse, thin, meagre, scanty
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2. Given to or marked by unrestrained abundance:
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luxuriant[lʌgˈʒʊəriənt] adj → luxuriant(e)
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luxuriant[lʌgˈzjʊərɪənt] adj (growth, jungle) → lussureggiante, rigoglioso/a; (beard) → folto/a (fig) (imagination) → ricco/a, fervido/a
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