Definitions for sybaritism

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Syb•a•riteˈsɪb əˌraɪt(n.)

  1. (usu. l.c.) a person devoted to luxury and pleasure.

  2. a native or resident of Sybaris.

    Category: Ancient History, Peoples

Origin of Sybarite:

1590–1600; < L Sybarīta < Gk Sybaritēs. See Sybaris , -ite1

syb′a•rit•ism(n.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sybaritism(noun)

    luxuriousness; effeminacy; wantonness; voluptuousness

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