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Spartan

Spar·tan

Spartan

 
pronunciation:
spar tn
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or pertaining to ancient Sparta or its people, culture, or the like.
definition 2: (sometimes l.c.) characterized by hardiness, self-discipline, austerity, and the like.
I like to sleep late and generally take it easy, but my roommate has Spartan habits.
antonyms:
luxurious
definition 3: (usu. l.c.) characterised by simplicity and austerity.
The dormitory rooms were spartan, but at least the beds were comfortable.
antonyms:
comfortable, luxurious, opulent
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a native or citizen of Sparta, or a descendant thereof.
definition 2: a person who has Spartan characteristics.