Definitions for luxurious
lʌgˈʒʊər i əs, lʌkˈʃʊər-lux·u·ri·ous
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epicurean, luxurious, luxuriant, sybaritic, voluptuary, voluptuousadjective
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"
deluxe, gilded, grand, luxurious, opulent, princely, sumptuousadjective
rich and superior in quality
"a princely sum"; "gilded dining rooms"
Enjoying pleasures of luxury.
Being very fine and comfortable.
Etymology: luxurieux, from luxuriosus, from luxuria, from luxus.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: luxurieux, Fr. luxuriosus, Latin.
The luxurious board. Anon.
She knows the heat of a luxurious bed:
Her blush is guiltiness, not modesty. William Shakespeare.
I grant him bloody,
Luxurious, avaricious, false, deceitful. William Shakespeare.
Those whom last thou saw’st
In triumph, and luxurious wealth, are they
First seen in acts of prowess eminent,
And great exploits; but of true virtue void. John Milton.
Luxurious cities, where the noise
Of riot ascends above their loftiest tow’rs. John Milton.
Repel the Tuscan foes, their city seize,
Protect the Latians in luxurious ease. Dryden.
Till more hands
Aid us, the work under our labour grows
Luxurious by restraint. John Milton, Par. Lost, b. ix.
Luxurious is a song by American singer and songwriter Gwen Stefani from her debut solo studio album, Love. Angel. Music. Baby. (2004). Written by Stefani and fellow No Doubt bandmate Tony Kanal, the track contains a sample of The Isley Brothers' 1983 song "Between the Sheets". In addition to the Isley Brothers sample, the song features use of keyboards, synthesizers, and electric guitars. "Luxurious" is a contemporary R&B ballad whose lyrics describe the persona's desire to be rich in love, simultaneously comparing her lover with luxuries. The song also features Stefani's then-husband Gavin Rossdale who opens the song in French. The song was released as the album's fifth single in October 2005 along with a remix featuring rapper Slim Thug. A music video was also released which featured Slim Thug, as well as the Harajuku Girls. The track received mixed reviews from critics, who generally found it less impressive than the previous singles. It charted within the top 40 in several countries, but had mediocre success overall and was less popular than the previous singles from Love. Angel. Music. Baby.
Luxurious refers to something that is extremely comfortable, elegant, or enjoyable, especially in a way that involves great expense. It typically suggests indulgence in rich, high-quality goods or expensive experiences that are beyond the means of the average person. Luxurious items or surroundings are often characterized by their lavishness, opulence, refinement, or sophistication.
of or pertaining to luxury; ministering to luxury; supplied with the conditions of luxury; as, a luxurious life; a luxurious table; luxurious ease
Etymology: [L. luxuriosus: cf. F. luxurieux. See Luxury.]
"Luxurious" is song by American recording artist Gwen Stefani from her debut solo album, Love. Angel. Music. Baby.. Written by Stefani and Tony Kanal, the track contains a sample of The Isley Brothers' 1983 song "Between the Sheets". In addition to the Isley Brothers sample, the song features use of keyboards, synthesizers, and electric guitars. The song is a slow jam love song whose lyrics describe the persona's desire to be rich in love, simultaneously comparing her lover with luxuries. The song also features Stefani's husband Gavin Rossdale who opens the song in French. The song was released as the album's fifth single in late 2005 along with a remix. A music video featuring rapper Slim Thug was also released which featured the Harajuku Girls as well. The track received mixed reviews from critics, who generally found the track less impressive than the previous singles. It entered the top forty worldwide but had mediocre success overall and was less popular than the previous singles from L.A.M.B.
The numerical value of luxurious in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of luxurious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
I can barely picture what New York will look like in 2045, could it be like the worst version of Hill Valley, with some people living in luxurious penthouses and others cramped in on the edge of town and just not given enough?
We have these wonderful luxurious tourist destinations, but then there's half the population that's living in different degrees of poverty, a lot of these homes, especially in the rural areas, are made of flimsy materials. With the wind being so strong and then there being so much rain ... many of these families will probably be losing everything.
She started flaunting a luxurious lifestyle that her salary couldn't afford, she was traveling, doing plastic surgeries and buying expensive cars.
You know what older people in China are like, they don't want to spend too much money when they travel. This wasn't a luxurious cruise ship or anything.
Men are conservatives when they are least vigorous, or when they are most luxurious. They are conservatives after dinner.
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- luxós, luxuriósCatalan, Valencian
- luxueux, de luxeFrench
- sòghailScottish Gaelic
- lussuoso, lussuriosoItalian
- luksuriøsNorwegian Nynorsk
- luksusowa, luksusowyPolish
- sang trọngVietnamese
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