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adjective as in epicurean

adjective as in sybaritic

adjective as in voluptuary

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Example Sentences

On the demand side, the number of pleasure-seeking, dim-witted young adults who have not been touched by mortality is endless.

Meanwhile, Mason is writing the further pleasure seeking adventures of Piet Barol beginning in Johannesburg in 1913.

You are challenged to redefine your idea of fun and pleasure seeking.

This puts pleasure seeking at odds with newly acquired discipline.

This might explain why he never succumbed to the capricious pleasure seeking so common for our race.

The King encouraged much this vogue He was a pleasure seeking rogue.

Well would it have been if the queen had been as attentive to the morals as to the orthodoxy of these pleasure-seeking attendants.

Luxury and pleasure-seeking lives had relaxed the restraints of home and the virtues of earlier days.

It was not often, even in careless pleasure-seeking Babylon, that he could trade to such advantage.

The boy may far better work too hard for the communal welfare of the home than to grow up an idle pleasure-seeking parasite.


On this page you'll find 110 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pleasure-seeking, such as: gourmet, libertine, gourmandizing, hedonistic, luxurious, and self-indulgent.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.