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luscious

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈlʌʃ·əs/ us  
having a pleasant sweet taste or smell: luscious fruit tarts and cream pies Luscious can also mean pleasing to see, hear, or feel: She slipped into her luscious pale pink silk pajamas.
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