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sybarite

syb·a·rite

sybarite

 
pronunciation:
sI b raIt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a person who is fond of pleasure and luxury; voluptuary.
antonyms:
ascetic, puritan
definition 2: (cap.) a native of the ancient Greek city of Sybaris.
derivation: sybaritic (adj.)
Word Parts
The word sybarite contains the following part:
-ite2 Greek noun-forming suffix that means person or thing that comes from, or is a member or follower of