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luscious

adjective uk   /ˈlʌʃ.əs/ us  

luscious adjective (TASTY)

having a pleasant sweet taste or containing a lot of juice: luscious ripe figs

luscious adjective (ATTRACTIVE)

informal (of a woman) very sexually attractive: a luscious blonde (of an area of countryside) very green and attractive: luscious landscapes
lusciously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
lusciousness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Translations of “luscious”
in Spanish suculento…
in French succulent…
in German köstlich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 美味的, 香甜的,甘美的, 汁液豐富的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 美味的, 香甜的,甘美的, 汁液丰富的…
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