- Lucius Li·cin·i·us [li-sin-ee-uh s] /lɪˈsɪn i əs/, c110–57? b.c., Roman general and epicure.
Examples from the Web for lucullus
Historical Examples of lucullus
Here is a salad that would have intrigued the palate of Lucullus, himself.Her Father's Daughter
Lucullus, when frugality could charm, Had roasted turnips in the Sabine farm.Essay on Man
For a moment Lucullus sat in astonishment and grief looking at his friend.
"True," said Lucullus, participating in the sadness of the other.
I come, Lucullus, to ask your assistance, to claim your sympathy and help.
- Lucius Licinius (ˈluːsɪəs lɪˈsɪnɪəs). ?110–56 bc, Roman general and consul, famous for his luxurious banquets. He fought Mithradates VI (74–66)