KJV Dictionary Definition: sumptuous


SUMP'TUOUS, a. L. sumptuosus. Costly; expensive; hence, splendid; magnificent; as a sumptuous house or table; sumptuous apparel.

We are too magnificent and sumptuous in our tables and attendance.


SUMP'TUOUSLY, adv. Expensively; splendidly; with great magnificence.


SUMP'TUOUSNESS, n. Costliness; expensiveness.

I will not fall out with those who can reconcile sumptuousness and charity.

1. Splendor; magnificence.