hedonistic

adjective he·do·nis·tic \ ˌhē-də-ˈni-stik \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of hedonistic

: devoted to the pursuit of pleasure : of, relating to, or characterized by hedonism
  • a hedonistic lifestyle
  • a city known for its wild, hedonistic nightlife
  • The unabashedly hedonistic Allen pursued the good life for two or three years after leaving Microsoft.
  • —David Kirkpatrick
  • This tiny European island will give you a taste of the fabled hedonistic decadence of the Roman Empire.
  • —Lauren Malaika Cooper

hedonistically

play \ˌhē-də-ˈni-sti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
    • living hedonistically

First Known Use of hedonistic

1866


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