Definition of "sumptuously" [sumptuously]

  • In a sumptuous manner. (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sumptuously" in a sentence
  • "Hostages have even told of being fed "sumptuously," with pirates billing the shipping companies for the food and drinks."
  • "According to Dr. Frances Berdan, Professor of Anthropology at California State University, palaces like that of Ocomo were big buildings with high walls, an enormous courtyard, innumerable rooms, patios and many baths, with walls of stuccoed adobe or beautiful stones and everything sumptuously painted."
  • "(Linda nods.) (Linda and Tommy make exit to right.) (Margaret, seated, slips back her cloak, revealing herself in evening gown, and looks at Knox sumptuously, lovingly, and willingly.)"
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