Synonyms for sumptuously

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Like the others of the suite, it was sumptuously and tastefully furnished.

Indeed, they were sumptuously, lavishly, prodigally provided for.

The apartment was sumptuously furnished in two colors—amber and lazulite.

One room was sumptuously furnished for her private accommodation.

And most sumptuously tropical, as to character of foliage and opulence of it.

The ladies were sumptuously dressed and wore the jewels of queens.

Those of her relatives and the castemen who are invited are sumptuously fed.

The castemen, who have assembled there by invitation, are sumptuously fed.

The stage is transformed into a sumptuously decorated saloon.

We were sumptuously entertained at a banquet at the Omaha Club.

WORD ORIGIN

late 15c., from Old French sumptueux, from Latin sumptuosus "costly, expensive," from sumptus "cost, expense," past participle of sumere "spend, consume, take," contraction of *sub-emere, from sub- "under" + emere "to take, buy" (see exempt (adj.)).

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