in a sumptuous and opulent manner

this government building is sumptuously appointed

Syn: ↑opulently
Derived from adjective: ↑opulent (for: ↑opulently), ↑sumptuous

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  • sumptuously — adverb see sumptuous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sumptuously — See sumptuous. * * * …   Universalium

  • sumptuously — adverb In a sumptuous manner …   Wiktionary

  • sumptuously — adv. expensively, in a costly manner; with great magnificence, in a splendid manner, luxuriously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sumptuously — sump·tu·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • sumptuously — See: sumptuous …   English dictionary

  • sumptuous — sumptuously, adv. sumptuousness, n. /sump chooh euhs/, adj. 1. entailing great expense, as from choice materials, fine work, etc.; costly: a sumptuous residence. 2. luxuriously fine or large; lavish; splendid: a sumptuous feast. [1475 85; < L… …   Universalium

  • εὐωχῆσθε — εὐωχέω entertain sumptuously pres imperat mp 2nd pl (doric aeolic) εὐωχέω entertain sumptuously pres subj mp 2nd pl εὐωχέω entertain sumptuously pres ind mp 2nd pl (doric aeolic) εὐωχέω entertain sumptuously pres subj act 2nd pl (epic) εὐωχέω… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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