Definitions for sumptuousˈsʌmp tʃu əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deluxe, gilded, grand, luxurious, opulent, princely, sumptuous(adj)

    rich and superior in quality

    "a princely sum"; "gilded dining rooms"

Wiktionary

  1. sumptuous(Adjective)

    magnificent, luxurious, extremely good

  2. Origin: From somptueux, sumptuosus, from sumptus, "expense", from sumere, "to take".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sumptuous(adj)

    involving large outlay or expense; costly; expensive; hence, luxurious; splendid; magnificient; as, a sumptuous house or table; sumptuous apparel

  2. Origin: [L. sumptuosus, fr. sumptus expanse, cost: cf. F. somptueux. See Sumptuary.]


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