Pronunciation: (vu-lup'chOO-us),[key] —adj. 1. full of, characterized by, or ministering to indulgence in luxury, pleasure, and sensuous enjoyment: a voluptuous life. 2. derived from gratification of the senses: voluptuous pleasure. 3. directed toward or concerned with sensuous enjoyment or sensual pleasure: voluptuous desires. 4. sensuously pleasing or delightful: voluptuous beauty.