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volupté

Line breaks: vol|upté
Pronunciation: /ˌvɒlʊpˈteɪ
 
, vɔlypte/

Definition of volupté in English:

noun

[mass noun] literary
The quality of being voluptuous or sensual.
Example sentences
  • His early work was Impressionist in style, but he became a convert to Fauvism in 1905 after seeing Matisse's Luxe, calme et volupté at the Salon des Indépendants.

Origin

French.

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