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luxuriate in sth

formal
verb uk phrasal verb with luxuriate   /lʌɡˈʒʊə.ri.eɪt/ us    /-ˈʒʊr.i-/
to get great pleasure from something, especially because it provides physical comfort: There's nothing better after a hard day's work than to luxuriate in a hot bath.Taking pleasure in something
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