Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / voluptuary
FEEDBACK

How to use voluptuary in a sentence

But the loathsome death of this brutal voluptuary soon delivered the church from the most implacable of its foes.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
He was a voluptuary in Art, and no one enjoyed real masterpieces with more refinement, passion, and sensuousness than he did.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
This was lost upon an audience insufficiently familiar with the works of that great voluptuary.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
Aristippus, the founder of the Cyreniac school, was a sort of philosophic voluptuary, teaching that pleasure is the end of life.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
What security had he, that in this change of place and condition, he should not degenerate into a tyrant and voluptuary?
WIELAND; OR THE TRANSFORMATIONCHARLES BROCKDEN BROWN
She could not pourtray what she would have shrunk from beholding—a female voluptuary.
SELF-CONTROLMARY BRUNTON
So far the system would seem to suit the inclinations of the most thorough-going voluptuary.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 7VARIOUS
He never spoke on this subject with the slobbery grin of the voluptuary, or the leer of prurience.
FLOWERS OF FREETHOUGHTGEORGE W. FOOTE
The fickle voluptuary sought new pleasures, and the bride so lately exalted to a throne was no longer an object of envy.
NOTABLE WOMEN OF OLDEN TIMEANONYMOUS
His palace might be set in comparison with that of Aladdin; it was the fulfilment of an Oriental voluptuary's dream.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 2, DECEMBER, 1857VARIOUS

WORDS RELATED TO VOLUPTUARY

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

WORD OF THE DAY

non sequiturnoun | [non -sek-wi-ter, -toor]SEE DEFINITION