The definition of decadent is something in a state of decline or something that is luxurious and self-indulgent.(adjective)
An example of a decadent desert is a gigantic piece of expensive chocolate cake.
See decadent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr décadent: see decadence
See decadent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French décadent
Origin: , back-formation from décadence, decadence; see decadence.
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