LUXURIOUS's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of luxurious
Definition:
a. rich and superior in quality; lavish
Example:
The carriages could not be called luxurious; to be frank, they were cattle-trucks.
Sentence in Classic:
In Moscow he had for the first time felt, after his luxurious and coarse life at Petersburg, all the charm of intimacy with a sweet and innocent girl of his own rank, who cared for him.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After his journey and the campaign during which he had been deprived of all the comforts of cleanliness and all the refinements of life, Prince Andrew felt a pleasant sense of repose among luxurious surroundings such as he had been accustomed to from childhood.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Without saying a word Rostopchin rose and walked hastily to his light, luxurious drawing room, went to the balcony door, took hold of the handle, let it go again, and went to the window from which he had a better view of the whole crowd.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It would be pleasant to have that sensation again … no one else could give it to her in its fulness; and she could not bear to mar her mood of luxurious retrospection by an act of definite refusal.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
The lamp burnt dimly in the middle of the dark, luxurious, isolated room; from time to time the blind was shaken, and there flowed in the freshness of the insidious night; there was heard its mysterious whisperings.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
A few months before my arrival they had lived in a large and luxurious city called Paris, surrounded by friends and possessed of every enjoyment which virtue, refinement of intellect, or taste, accompanied by a moderate fortune, could afford.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Madeleine an advantage, in that he used three times as much as he had done previously, and that in an infinitely more luxurious manner, seeing that M.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Hannah hated rain as much as a cat does so she made no trouble, and they rolled away in the luxurious close carriage, feeling very festive and elegant.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
For this reason a sleeping apartment should never be furnished with a fire, which is one of the luxurious discomforts of the rich.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Indolence is your pleasure, your delight the luxurious dance; you wear sleeved tunics and ribboned turbans.
The Aeneid By Virgil Context
The ordinary stiff dining chairs had been discarded for the occasion and replaced by the most commodious and luxurious which could be collected throughout the house.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context