Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “luxurious”

luxurious

adjective     /lʌɡˈʒʊə.ri.əs/ US  /-ˈʒʊr.i-/
C1 very comfortable and expensive : They have a very luxurious house . We spent a luxurious weekend at a country hotel .Expensive and luxuriousCosting too much giving great pleasure : The cat gave a long , luxurious stretch .Causing pleasure luxuriously     /-li/ adverb Expensive and luxuriousCosting too much
(Definition of luxurious adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of luxurious

Definitions of “luxurious” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

tie the knot

to get married

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More