1. delicious => licious => luscious.
2. lush, lust, lusty, luxury => luscious.
- luscious (adj.)
- late 15c., perhaps a variant (with form perhaps influenced by Old French luxure, lusure) of Middle English licius "delicious" (c. 1400), which is perhaps a shortening of delicious, but OED is against this. Related: Lusciously; lusciousness.
- 1. The luscious Miss Wharton gave me a demure but knowing smile.
- 2. luscious silks and velvets
- 3. She was looking luscious in a flannel shirt.
- 4. What I like most about Gabby is her luscious lips!
- 5. Sime is not thirty years old, and Madeline's a luscious girl.
- 西姆还不到三十岁, 梅德琳又是个娇艳的姑娘.
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