Definitions for sybariteˈsɪb əˌraɪt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sybarite
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(usu. l.c.) a person devoted to luxury and pleasure.
a native or resident of Sybaris.
Category: Ancient History, Peoples
Origin of Sybarite:
1590–1600; < L Sybarīta < Gk Sybaritēs. See Sybaris , -ite1
a person addicted to luxury and pleasures of the senses
A person devoted to pleasure and luxury; a voluptuary.
a person devoted to luxury and pleasure; a voluptuary
Sybarite is the solo project of musician Xian Hawkins, who played with the Silver Apples for a number of years in the 1990s. Sybarite produces abstract midtempo electronica, but also contains elements of jazz and classical music. He has released albums on the 4AD label among others. The Sybarite track "Runaway" was featured on the Grey's Anatomy TV series episode "Wishin' and Hopin'".
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