Sybarite vs. Sybaritic

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  • Sybarite (noun)

    A person devoted to pleasure and luxury.

    "voluptuary|see also Thesaurus:sensualist"


  • Sybaritic (adjective)

    Of or having the qualities of a sybarite; self-indulgent or decadent.

  • Sybaritic (adjective)

    Having the character of or dedicated to excessive luxury.

  • Sybarite (noun)

    A person devoted to luxury and pleasure; a voluptuary.

  • Sybaritic (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Sybarites; resembling the Sybarites; luxurious; wanton; effeminate.

Webster Dictionary
  • Sybarite (noun)

    a person addicted to luxury and pleasures of the senses

  • Sybaritic (adjective)

    furnishing gratification of 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"

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