Origin of voluptuous
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Was it Shakespeare, in mad pursuit of a lovely boy and that voluptuous Dark Lady?Sor Juana: Mexico’s Most Erotic Poet and Its Most Dangerous Nun|Katie Baker|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Arriving at Bordelet's ciderie, we parked along a stone wall bedecked with vibrant, voluptuous yellow and red roses.
In escort circles, there are two brunette archetypes: the prim Audrey Hepburn type, and the voluptuous Ashley Dupré type.
Voluptuous and enjoyable are two words you might select to describe a Rick Hertzberg column.
He is there to stalk Bathory, a lesbian vampire queen with “a voluptuous feminine figure” and a “masculine strength.”
Hannibal has been living like a voluptuous Carthaginian prince.The Newcomes|William Makepeace Thackeray
She had a little shiver of voluptuous horror, remembering what she had endured and escaped.Red Masquerade|Louis Joseph Vance
The humiliation of feeling herself weak was turning to rancour, tempered by their voluptuous pleasures.Madame Bovary|Gustave Flaubert
He frequented the voluptuous and the frugal, the idle and the busy, the merchants and the men of learning.Rasselas|Samuel Johnson
It was a voluptuous sensation, such as one might experience when expiring in raptures in the bosom of our God.Curiosities of Medical Experience|J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen