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Synonyms for epicurean
ˌɛp ɪ kyʊˈri ən, -ˈkyʊər i-epi·cure·an

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  1. epicureannoun

    hedonist, glutton, libertine, gluttonous, hedonistic

  2. epicureanadjective

    pursuing pleasure, especially in reference to food or comfort

    glutton, hedonist, hedonistic, libertine, gluttonous

  3. epicureanadjective

    devoted to luxurious living

    hedonistic, libertine, gluttonous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. epicure, gourmet, gastronome, bon vivant, epicurean, foodieadjective

    a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (especially good food and drink)

    gastronome, bon vivant, gourmet, foodie, epicure

    nonindulgent, strict

  2. Epicureanadjective

    of Epicurus or epicureanism

    "Epicurean philosophy"

    sybaritic, voluptuary, luxurious, luxuriant, hedonic, voluptuous, hedonistic

    strict, nonindulgent

  3. hedonic, hedonistic, epicureanadjective

    devoted to pleasure

    "a hedonic thrill"; "lives of unending hedonistic delight"; "epicurean pleasures"

    voluptuous, luxurious, hedonistic, luxuriant, sybaritic, voluptuary, hedonic

    nonindulgent, strict

  4. epicurean, luxurious, luxuriant, sybaritic, voluptuary, voluptuousadjective

    displaying luxury and furnishing gratification to 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"

    elaborate, luxuriant, curvaceous, red-hot, sonsie, well-endowed, gilded, luxurious, lush, voluptuous, riotous, profuse, bosomy, juicy, sonsy, sumptuous, curvy, stacked, sybaritic, toothsome, luscious, voluptuary, hedonistic, hedonic, grand, deluxe, exuberant, buxom, busty, princely, opulent, full-bosomed

    nonindulgent, strict

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. epicureanadjective

    sensual, voluptuous, luxurious, sybaritic

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  1. Juergen Hammerstaedt:

    It's a philosophical library of Epicurean texts from a time when this philosophy influenced the most important classical Latin authors, such as Virgil, Horace and Cicero, there needs to be much work before one can virtually unroll carbonized papyrus because one will have to develop a digital method that will allow us to follow the layers.

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