- 名词: epicureanism;
There are those, of course, who would adopt the epicurean motto.
It'seemed that his route to the coveted island was not to be an epicurean one.
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Timon , on his epicurean table in past times , had so liberally presented food.
We are Kindred. - Fall from person, Epicurean person are us.
Hainan Hut: Satisfying your epicurean needs for the freshest seafood.
An epicurean banquet of exquisitely prepared food accompanied throughout by vintage champagne.
I had an epicurean feast.
The Epicurean Bull will most likely be found savoring succulent three - course meals at posh five - star restaurants.
金牛:我们最有可能在奢华的 五星 饭店里找到正享受美味多汁的膳食的牛儿了.
But unlike the modern definition of Epicureanism as a life of indulgence ( ' , 放纵 ) and luxury, for the ancient Greeks, it meant finding a state of calm, peace and mental ease.
1. a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (especially good food and drink)
1. devoted to pleasure;
"a hedonic thrill"
"lives of unending hedonistic delight"
2. furnishing gratification of the senses;
"an epicurean banquet"
"enjoyed a luxurious suite with a crystal chandelier and thick oriental rugs"
"Lucullus spent the remainder of his days in voluptuous magnificence"
"a chinchilla robe of sybaritic lavishness"