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English definition of “sumptuous”

sumptuous

adjective uk   /ˈsʌmp.tju.əs/ us  
luxurious and showing that you are rich: The celebrity guests turned up dressed in sumptuous evening gowns.Expensive and luxuriousCosting too much
sumptuously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Expensive and luxuriousCosting too much
(Definition of sumptuous from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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