epicurean


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Synonyms for epicurean

Synonyms for epicurean

characterized by or devoted to pleasure and luxury as a lifestyle

relating to, suggestive of, or appealing to sense gratification

a person devoted to pleasure and luxury

Synonyms for epicurean

a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (especially good food and drink)

devoted to pleasure

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displaying luxury and furnishing gratification to the senses

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In 2000, Chef Pete competed with the Epicurean EWMCS representing the U.
The duo filmed in Chester on Monday and Sir Terry described the new programme to the Chester Chronicle as a "fearless pursuit of epicurean excellence".
To those of us in the Epicurean tradition, the answer to most ethical questions lies in the hedonic calculus, by which issues boil down to figuring out how to maximize pleasure and how to minimize pain for the long term.
Does modern thinking and even much of modern science assume an Epicurean cosmology and metaphysics?
Corbett argues that "Dante's radical dualism theoretically necessitates, therefore, his conceptual category of the Epicureans [.
The Natural Epicurean Academy of Culinary Arts is a professional culinary arts training school devoted to conscious cooking and a health-supportive, plant-based diet.
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers has launched Epicurean Escapades as a novel new way to experience the best of Jumeirah at Etihad Towers award-winning restaurants within a single meal.
Food lit; a reader's guide to epicurean nonfiction.
An objector might contend that if my interpretation suggests this is not the case, then I have rendered the Epicurean a coward, and philosophical charity should militate against my thesis.
The patristic tradition has long censured or denied debts to Epicurean thought.
Wilson presents a well-researched and readable plea for the importance of Epicurean thought in the origin and evolution of early modern philosophy.
Harry Browne is in many ways a modern day Epicurean.
The Local Epicurean, which has two stores in London, James Graven & Sons, which has five stores in East Anglia, and Jempsons, which has three stores in East Sussex, will all phase out plastic carrier bags by the end of May.
Larry and Jill DiPasquale have been in the catering business for 25 years, but the owners of Epicurean Catering only recently realized their dream of creating a fully customized operation.
A group of friends shared an epicurean lunch on a grassy median a safe distance from the throngs hugging the finish line.