from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Lavish; luxurious.
- adj. Of or relating to Lucullus or his luxurious banquets.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Marked by lavishness and richness; sumptuous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to L. Licinius Lucullus (110–57 b. c.), a Roman, whoso luxurious banquets became proverbial.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. characterized by extravagance and profusion
After Lucius Licinius Lucullus.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
After the Roman general Lucullus (circa 117-57 BCE), known for his sumptuous banquets. (Wiktionary)