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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sump·tu·ous /ˈsʌm(p)(t)ʃəwəs, ʃəs, ʃwəs/
 (a.)奢侈的,華麗的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sump·tu·ous a.  Involving large outlay or expense; costly; expensive; hence, luxurious; splendid; magnificient; as, a sumptuous house or table; sumptuous apparel.
    We are too magnificient and sumptuous in our tables and attendance.   --Atterbury.
 She spoke, and turned her sumptuous head, with eyes
 Of shining expectation fixed on mine.   --Tennyson.
 -- Sump*tu*ous*ly, adv. -- Sump*tu*ous*ness, n.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 sumptuous
      adj : rich and superior in quality; "a princely sum"; "gilded
            dining rooms" [syn: deluxe, gilded, luxurious, opulent,
             princely]