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Example Sentences for "lavish"

The ballet company is putting on a lavish production of Swan Lake to celebrate its tenth anniversaryHer family is quite rich, so she was able to have a lavish wedding, followed by a huge reception.

The ballet company is putting on a lavish production of Swan Lake to celebrate its tenth anniversary.

We won a weekend in the lavish bridal suite of the most expensive hotel in the city.

The house was lavishly decorated for Christmas.

The President lavishly praised the efforts of his Vice-President.

The book is lavishly illustrated with hand-painted depictions of English country homes.

The Hendersons live in one of the most lavishly designed houses in the most expensive part of town.

They are quite wealthy, and always buy very lavish Christmas gifts for their friends.

The rich come here to ski and party in the lavishly decorated resort on Gold Mountain.

The lavish lifestyles of the rich and famous are always popular topics for discussion in certain types of magazines.

We had a lavish dinner at an expensive restaurant for our wedding anniversary.

A Saudi Arabian proverb advises, Beware the man who lavishes too much praise on you; he will later run you down.

Mignon McLaughlin once remarked, We lavish on animals the love we are afraid to show to people. They might not return it, or worse, they might.

Lewis Wyndham once suggested that the art of advertisement, after the American manner, has introduced into all our life such a lavish use of superlatives, that no standard of value whatever is intact.

Wilfred Sheed once observed that God has been so lavish in his gifts that you can lose some priceless ones, the equivalent of whole kingdoms, and still be indecently rich.

Sir Walter Raleigh once suggested that talking much is a sign of vanity, for the one who is lavish with words is cheap in deeds.

Despite the millions of dollars he made during his boxing career, Muhammad Ali found himself in need of money after his retirement because of his lavish lifestyle.

Discussion question: If you won a million dollars, would you like to live a lavish lifestyle?

Find someone who knows somebody who lives a lavish lifestyle.


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