epicurism

noun
ep·​i·​cur·​ism | \ ˈe-pi-ˌkyu̇r-ˌi-zəm How to pronounce epicurism (audio) , ˌe-pi-ˈkyu̇r- \

Definition of epicurism

: the practices or tastes of an epicure or an epicurean

First Known Use of epicurism

1550, in the meaning defined above

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“Epicurism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epicurism. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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