from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Characterized by rich or profuse growth.
- adj. Producing or yielding in abundance. See Synonyms at profuse.
- adj. Excessively florid or elaborate.
- adj. Marked by or displaying luxury; luxurious.
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- adj. Abundant in growth or detail.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Exuberant in growth; rank; excessive; profuse; very abundant
- adj. Producing luxuriant growth; very fertile; -- of soil.
- adj. Having or producing an abundance of elaborate details; unrestrained; -- of imagery or ornamentation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Exuberant in growth; abundant: as, luxuriant foliage.
- Exuberant in quantity; superfluous in abundance.
- Supplied in great abundance; replete.
- In botany, having the floral envelop so multiplied as to destroy the essential parts: said of a flower: opposed to mutilated.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. marked by complexity and richness of detail
- adj. displaying luxury and furnishing gratification to the senses
- adj. produced or growing in extreme abundance
Latin luxuriāns, luxuriant-, present participle of luxuriāre, to be luxuriant; see luxuriate.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)