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luxuriate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishluxuriatelux‧u‧ri‧ate /lʌɡˈzjʊərieɪt, ləɡˈʒʊəri- $ ləɡˈʒʊri-/ verb [intransitive usually + adverb/preposition]  ENJOY/LIKE DOING somethingto relax and enjoy somethingluxuriate in He ran a hot bath and luxuriated in it for half an hour.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
luxuriateEven the rulers of this planet of Stalinvast, luxuriating high up in their hives, must take a very partial view.Classical literature is a polite literature luxuriating in endless prevarication and self-indulgence.So, after luxuriating in its hair shirt for a few days, the City would have sold sterling anyway.To stay and luxuriate in ordinary emotions and sensations means that the contemplative is trapped in our normal limitations.They worked with a will, luxuriating in the feel of the sun on their bare backs.A lot of people like to luxuriate in the idea that this is a very liberal city.Donna enjoyed her meal, luxuriating in the warmth of the carriage.
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Verb table
luxuriate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyluxuriate
he, she, itluxuriates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyluxuriated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave luxuriated
he, she, ithas luxuriated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad luxuriated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill luxuriate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have luxuriated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam luxuriating
he, she, itis luxuriating
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you, we, theyare luxuriating
Past
I, he, she, itwas luxuriating
you, we, theywere luxuriating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been luxuriating
he, she, ithas been luxuriating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been luxuriating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be luxuriating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been luxuriating
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