hedonism [heed-n-iz-uh m]
1. the doctrine that pleasure or happiness is the highest good.
2. devotion to pleasure as a way of life: The later Roman emperors were notorious for their hedonism.
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2. sensualism, libertinism, debauchery, dissipation, carousal.
2. puritanism, asceticism, abstemiousness, self-denial.
Origin: 1855-60; < Greek hēdon(ḗ) pleasure + -ism
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