Definition of sumptuosity in English:



  • See sumptuous

    • ‘When the dome will be restored, the world will have back the sumptuosity of one of the most meaningful masterpiece of the international capital of Baroque style.’
    • ‘It defies narrative conventions by its length, its metaphysical breadth and its visual sumptuosity.’
    • ‘His entertainments were, for the most part, plain and citizenlike, the company general and popular; good taste and kindness made them pleasanter than sumptuosity would have done.’
    • ‘As a matter of courtesy its sumptuosity and splendor were placed at the disposal of the new King.’
    • ‘They involved displays of sumptuosity and the flaunting of rare and precious skills that only the idle rich could cultivate.’