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sybaritic Syllabification: syb·a·rit·ic
Pronunciation: /ˌsibəˈridik/

Definition of sybaritic in English:


Fond of sensuous luxury or pleasure; self-indulgent: their opulent and sybaritic lifestyle
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  • Italy was a country of inexhaustible charm, sybaritic pleasure, and cultural wealth, of course, but it was not to be taken quite seriously in an economic or political sense.
  • We were starring, fantastically, in our own movie, a romance that Halliburton might have written had he lived long enough to acquire a taste for the more sybaritic pleasures of travel.
  • All my nostalgia for Venice has been evoked by an article in this week's Spectator, in which Stephen Glover describes the sybaritic pleasures of his weekend.
luxurious, extravagant, lavish, self-indulgent, pleasure-seeking, sensual, voluptuous, hedonistic, epicurean, lotus-eating, libertine, debauched, decadent

Words that rhyme with sybaritic

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