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1. voluptuous

adjective. ['vəˈlʌptʃəwəs'] having strong sexual appeal.

Synonyms

  • red-hot
  • sexy
  • luscious
  • toothsome

Antonyms

  • poor
  • abstemious
  • unpermissive
  • unfavorable

Etymology

  • voluptuosus (Latin)
  • voluptas (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Voluptuous

  • assiduous
  • fatuous
  • impetuous
  • incestuous
  • inconspicuous
  • presumptuous
  • promiscuous
  • sensuous
  • sinuous
  • sumptuous
  • tenuous
  • tortuous
  • unambiguous
  • unctuous

How do you pronounce voluptuous?

Pronounce voluptuous as vəˈləpʧəwəs.

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Example sentences of the word voluptuous


1. Adjective
Well, it’s time to be a bad girl with a voluptuous set of teased curls.

Quotes containing the word voluptuous


1. A sense of humor is important. I'm always attracted to a girl with confidence. In terms of looks, I don't have a type. I think a lot of girls think that they have to be super-thin, to meet the Hollywood image, but I think a girl who is voluptuous is very beautiful.
- Corey Sevier

2. Some women seem so voluptuous in every sense, richly bountiful and fertile with generous gifts of plenty, sensual and confident in their female strength that they are called "earth mothers."That’s how some days feel—when they are bountiful and fertile with the power of our imagination.
- Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

2. voluptuous

adjective. ['vəˈlʌptʃəwəs'] displaying luxury and furnishing gratification to the senses.

Synonyms

  • luxurious
  • indulgent
  • voluptuary
  • epicurean
  • sybaritic

Antonyms

  • thin
  • straight
  • scarce
  • plain

Etymology

  • voluptuosus (Latin)
  • voluptas (Latin)

3. voluptuous

adjective. ['vəˈlʌptʃəwəs'] (of a woman's body) having a large bosom and pleasing curves.

Synonyms

  • buxom
  • sonsie
  • full-bosomed
  • bosomy
  • well-endowed
  • shapely
  • busty
  • sonsy
  • curvy
  • stacked

Antonyms

  • juiceless
  • unprofitable
  • slow
  • cold

Etymology

  • voluptuosus (Latin)
  • voluptas (Latin)
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