What does the word voluptuary mean?

Usage examples for voluptuary

  1. Then note the symptoms of a vivisector performing a cruel experiment; and compare them with the voluptuary symptoms and the mathematical symptoms? – The Doctor's Dilemma: Preface on Doctors by George Bernard Shaw
  2. Strange combination of the hero, the warrior, the voluptuary, the sage, and the schoolboy- it would be difficult to find in the whole range of history a more human, a more attractive, a more provoking, a less venerable character. – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I. by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  3. Both in countenance and manner the elegant voluptuary of our former acquaintance at the Court of Ravenna was entirely and fatally changed. – Antonina by Wilkie Collins