Pronounced: glowz (like it sounds), verb

Notes: I don’t know this word, but I know a close phrase

Yesterday’s word

The word sybaritic means “devoted to or related to luxury and pleasure”

First usage

This word came into English in the early 1600s

Background / Comments

This word comes from an ancient Greek city called Sybaris, located in southern Italy. It was noted for its wealth; its residents were notorious for their love of luxury. This is a good word to know to describe someone devoted to pleasure.

Published by Richard

Christian, lover-of-knowledge, Texan, and other things.

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