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sumptuous
used in Catch-22

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Definition
of superior quality — often indicating extravagance or expensiveness
  • Milo had at his disposal sumptuous quarters inside a salmon-pink palace, but Yossarian and Orr were not allowed to accompany him inside because they were Christian infidels.
    Chapter 22 — Milo the Mayor (88% in)
  • Milo cursed himself hourly for his monumental greed and stupidity in purchasing the entire Egyptian cotton crop, but a contract was a contract and had to be honored, and one night, after a sumptuous evening meal, all Milo's fighters and bombers took off, joined in formation directly overhead and began dropping bombs on the group.
    Chapter 24 — Milo (41% in)

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