Corinthian meaning

kə-rĭn'thē-ən
Debauched in character or practice; impure.

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Of or relating to ancient Corinth or its people or culture.
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Of or relating to the Corinthian order.
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Elegantly or elaborately ornate.
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Given to licentious and profligate luxury.
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A native or inhabitant of Corinth.
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A luxury-loving person; a bon vivant.
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A wealthy amateur sportsman, especially an amateur yachtsman.
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Of Corinth or its people or culture.
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Dissolute and loving luxury, as the people of Corinth were said to be.
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In the style of the art of Corinth; gracefully elaborate.
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Designating or of a classical (Greek or Roman) order of architecture, distinguished by a slender, fluted column and a bell-shaped capital decorated with a design of acanthus leaves.
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A person born or living in Corinth.
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A lover of elegantly luxurious living; sybarite.
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A wealthy man about town.
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(dated, nautical) An amateur yachtsman who sails his own yacht without a professional skipper.
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Of or relating to Corinth.
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(architecture) Of the Corinthian Greek order.
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An inhabitant or a resident of Corinth, and its suburbs.
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An inhabitant, a resident of; a thing that originates from Corinthia.
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A sailboat owner who helms his or her own boat in competitive racing.
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A worldly, fashionable person, accepted in society though possibly dissolute.
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(manège) Horse show-class in which contestants are members of a formal hunt and wear the livery thereof, as opposed to appointment show-class.
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A small tubular wafer used in desserts.
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Origin of corinthian

  • From Latin Corinthius + -an
    From Wiktionary