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luxuriant

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1 covered with a thick, healthy natural growth

  • an older man who still has a luxuriant head of hair
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2 growing thickly and vigorously

  • a luxuriant coat of fur
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3 producing abundantly

  • luxuriant soil that yields endless fields of grain
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4 showing obvious signs of wealth and comfort

  • the fashion model always wore the most luxuriant outfits
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profuse, lavish, prodigal, luxuriant, lush, exuberant mean giving or given out in great abundance. profuse implies pouring forth without restraint.
    • profuse apologies
lavish suggests an unstinted or unmeasured profusion.
    • a lavish party
prodigal implies reckless or wasteful lavishness threatening to lead to early exhaustion of resources.
    • prodigal spending
luxuriant suggests a rich and splendid abundance.
    • a luxuriant beard
lush suggests rich, soft luxuriance.
    • a lush green lawn
exuberant implies marked vitality or vigor in what produces abundantly.
    • an exuberant imagination


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