Then again, maybe she would enjoy a more lavish lifestyle.
Nature has been niggard of rain but lavish in soil and sun.
Never would she have guessed such a lavish home existed in these rustic mountains.
By his luxurious habits and his lavish expenditure on public buildings he piled up a great accumulation of debt, which was partly discharged by the estates of the land in return for important concessions.
Carmen was more than satisfied with their home and what she called a lavish budget.
This indicates that the custom of taking out these organs and wrapping them separately was already in vogue in the most lavish form of burial.
He was at all times addicted to lavish hospitality, and according to the testimony of contemporaries was too fond of burgundy.
Maybe Alex was no pretty boy, but he was certainly accustomed to more lavish surroundings.
This big handsome galoot comes along and opens his lavish home to you.
The parliamentary recess had been effectually employed by the government in securing by lavish corruption a majority in favour of their policy.
He was a polished businessman who would be as disappointed in her rustic lifestyle as she would be with his lavish way of living.
The treasury was exhausted by lavish expenditure on gladiatorial and wild beast combats and on the soldiery, and the property of the wealthy was confiscated.
Gregory's principal fault as a man of business was that he was inclined to be too lavish of his revenues.
Having treated with, and received lavish promises from, both parties, he appears to have hoped for the dignity for himself; but when the election came he turned to the winning side and voted for Charles.
Their chief men, he adds, were specially lavish through their desire of good report.
Under these rulers the rich kingdom was heavily taxed to supply the sinews of war and to support every kind of lavish expenditure.
Revenues were not realized adequate to its lavish undertakings, and loans were used to meet current expenses.
The caprices of Romaica, and the lavish extravagance of Motamid in his efforts to please her, form the subject of many stories.
The Poles had sought, by lavish promises, to draw them into their ranks; their reply was to rise in support of the Austrian government.
He celebrated his triumphs to the full with gorgeous fetes in his palace, especially with lavish theatrical representations.
Lavish expenditure followed and the government was soon anticipating its revenues by obtaining advances from guano consignees, usually on unfavourable terms, and then floating loans.
He was besieged for dedications, and as every dedication meant a present proportioned to the circumstances of the dedicatee, there was a natural temptation to be lavish of them.
Instead of studying the general welfare, they wrung from exhausted states the largest possible revenue to support a lavish and ridiculous expenditure.