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

 vo·lup·tu·ary /vəˈlʌp(t)ʃəˌwɛri/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vo·lup·tu·a·ry n.; pl. Voluptuaries   A voluptuous person; one who makes his physical enjoyment his chief care; one addicted to luxury, and the gratification of sensual appetites.
    A good-humored, but hard-hearted, voluptuary.   --Sir W. Scott.
 Syn: -- Sensualist; epicure.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vo·lup·tu·a·ry, a. Voluptuous; luxurious.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : furnishing gratification of the senses; "an epicurean
            banquet"; "enjoyed a luxurious suite with a crystal
            chandelier and thick oriental rugs"; "Lucullus spent
            the remainder of his days in voluptuous magnificence";
            "a chinchilla robe of sybaritic lavishness" [syn: epicurean,
             luxurious, sybaritic, voluptuous]
      n : a person addicted to luxury and pleasures of the senses
          [syn: sybarite]