What does sybarite mean?

Definitions for sybariteˈsɪb əˌraɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. voluptuary, sybarite(noun)

    a person addicted to luxury and pleasures of the senses


  1. sybarite(Noun)

    A person devoted to pleasure and luxury; a voluptuary.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sybarite(noun)

    a person devoted to luxury and pleasure; a voluptuary

  2. Origin: [L. Sybarita, Gr. , fr. , a city in Italy, noted for the effeminacy and voluptuousness of its inhabitants; cf. F. Sybarite.]


  1. Sybarite

    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'".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sybarite

    sib′a-rīt, n. an inhabitant of Sybaris, a Greek city in ancient Italy, on the Gulf of Tarentum, noted for the effeminacy and luxury of its inhabitants: one devoted to luxury.—adjs. Sybarit′ic, -al.—n. Syb′aritism.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sybarite in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sybarite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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