epicurism definition

  • noun:
    • The thinking, preferences, or way of life of an epicure.
    • Epicureanism
    • The doctrines of Epicurus.
    • Epicurean practices of lifestyle; luxury.
    • [cap. or lowercase] The doctrine of Epicurus, that pleasure, or even the quest for pleasure in life, could be the chief great; Epicureanism.
    • By expansion, deluxe or indulgence in gross pleasure; sexy enjoyment; voluptuousness. See epicure, n., 2.
    • the personality and practices of an epicure
    • The values, tastes, or life style of an epicure.
    • Epicureanism
    • The doctrines of Epicurus.
    • Epicurean practices of living; deluxe.
    • [cap. or lowercase] The doctrine of Epicurus, that satisfaction, or perhaps the search for enjoyment in life, is the chief great; Epicureanism.
    • By expansion, luxury or indulgence in gross pleasure; sexy pleasure; voluptuousness. See epicure, n., 2.
    • the personality and habits of an epicure
    • The opinions, tastes, or lifestyle of an epicure.
    • Epicureanism
    • The doctrines of Epicurus.
    • Epicurean habits of lifestyle; deluxe.
    • [cap. or lowercase] The doctrine of Epicurus, that enjoyment, or the pursuit of pleasure in life, may be the chief great; Epicureanism.
    • By extension, deluxe or indulgence in gross satisfaction; sexy satisfaction; voluptuousness. See epicure, n., 2.
    • The beliefs, tastes, or lifestyle of an epicure.
    • Epicureanism
    • the disposition and practices of an epicure
    • The doctrines of Epicurus.
    • Epicurean practices of living; luxury.
    • [cap. or lowercase] The doctrine of Epicurus, that enjoyment, or the pursuit of pleasure in life, is the chief good; Epicureanism.
    • By extension, luxury or indulgence in gross satisfaction; sensual enjoyment; voluptuousness. See epicure, n., 2.
    • the personality and practices of an epicure

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