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


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vo·lup·tu·ous a.
 1. Full of delight or pleasure, especially that of the senses; ministering to sensuous or sensual gratification; exciting sensual desires; luxurious; sensual.
    Music arose with its voluptuous swell.   --Byron.
    Sink back into your voluptuous repose.   --De Quincey.
 2. Given to the enjoyments of luxury and pleasure; indulging to excess in sensual gratifications.  “The jolly and voluptuous livers.”
    Softened with pleasure and voluptuous life.   --Milton.
 -- Vo*lup*tu*ous*ly, adv. -- Vo*lup*tu*ous*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the quality of having a well-rounded body [syn: curvaceousness,