intransitive verb-·at·ed, -·at·ing
- to grow with vigor and in great abundance
- to expand or develop greatly
- to live in great luxury
- to take great pleasure; revel (in)
Origin of luxuriatefrom Classical Latin luxuriatus, past participle of luxuriare, to be too fruitful, be rank from luxuria, luxury
intransitive verblux·u·ri·at·ed, lux·u·ri·at·ing, lux·u·ri·ates
To take luxurious pleasure; indulge oneself.
Origin of luxuriateLatin luxuriāre luxuriāt- to be luxuriant from luxuria luxury ; see luxury .
(third-person singular simple present luxuriates, present participle luxuriating, simple past and past participle luxuriated)
- (intransitive) To enjoy luxury.
- Luxuriate in the wonderful service of our five-star hotel.