Sentence Examples


  • A sumptuous banquet took place, followed by a distribution of doles and garlands.
  • Betsy left the key to her sumptuous room, in the city's finest hotel, allowing me to drop off my duds before meeting him in the hotel lobby.
  • His palace was more sumptuous than the temples of the gods, from which it was quite separate.
  • The expense of keeping up his mercenary establishment and the sumptuous magnificence of his court put a severe strain upon the financial resources of the state.
  • Dados of relief-sculpture run round the inner walls; this feature seems to have been common to Hittite buildings of a sumptuous kind, and accounts for most of the sculptured blocks that have been found, e.g.