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luxuriate in (something)

1. To revel in the sensual pleasure of being surrounded or enfolded in some luxurious material or substance. We stayed in bed till nearly 11 in the morning, just luxuriating in the silk sheets and the soft, downy pillows. Guests will be treated to a Swedish or deep-tissue massage before luxuriating in one of our world-famous mud baths.
2. To revel in the sensual pleasure of being in some luxurious place or state of being. We got used to luxuriating in four-star resorts when we were making lots of money. Now the only places we can afford are cheap motels. Guests will be treated to a Swedish or deep-tissue massage before luxuriating in one of our world-famous mud baths.
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luxuriate in something

to indulge oneself in something; to enjoy the luxury of something. She stood in front of the mirror, luxuriating in her lovely new coat. They were all luxuriating in the warm, bubbling waters of the hot tub.
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The truth of the matter is few of us will ever be able to luxuriate in the vast gun collection of our dreams.
Pippo has skewed-against-him "400 Blows"-style run-ins with classmates and teacher (Denis Podalydes) at school, befriends the elderly widow (Annie Giradot) some villagers believe is a witch and tries to fit in, often dawdling to luxuriate in nature.
So, go ahead: sleep in, read by the pool, watch movies in the comfort of your air-conditioned hotel room, luxuriate in the Doral's famous therapeutic hot and cold cascading waterfalls, and feel the stresses of your life simply wash away.
They luxuriate in regret--as if, by living a few extra years, the Imam might have enabled them to negotiate the morass of their own lives.
The essence of Literature, though, is that the reader is presumed to have ample time to savour fine words and phrases; he or she no longer must figuratively rush to catch a train--but, having caught it, may now luxuriate in the parlour car, happily entertained by a really good book.
In Play>>, 2003, a brief, dreamlike color film shown on DVD, Finnish artist Liisa Lounila makes the decision for you: Luxuriate in looking.
Now the world can luxuriate in real fur rugs, guilt-free.
After a day of exploring the island, travelers can luxuriate in one of its many first-class spas.
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Dragon lovers will luxuriate in the imaginative and fully developed lore.
Far from seeking an escape from this modern world of machines and technology, Tolkien buffs luxuriate in its offerings.
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Spindles offer a superb heated swimming pool, the opportunity to luxuriate in a relaxing Jacuzzi and the chance to de-stress after a hard day using Spindles' steam and sauna room.