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luxe

 (lo͝oks, lŭks)
n.
1. The condition of being elegantly sumptuous.
2. Something luxurious; a luxury.

[French, luxury, from Latin luxus.]

luxe adj.

luxe

(lʌks; lʊks; French lyks)
n
See de luxe
[C16: from French from Latin luxus extravagance, luxury]

luxe

(lʊks, lʌks, luks)

n.
1. luxury; elegance; sumptuousness.
adj.
2. luxurious; deluxe.
[1550–60; < French < Latin luxus excess]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.luxe - elegant and sumptuous; "a deluxe car"; "luxe accommodations"
elegant - refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style; "elegant handwriting"; "an elegant dark suit"; "she was elegant to her fingertips"; "small churches with elegant white spires"; "an elegant mathematical solution--simple and precise and lucid"
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Sabin drove to one of the largest and newest of the modern hotels de luxe.
She is still decolletee," he answered, taking an olive in his long fingers; "and when she is in a very smart gown she looks like an edition de luxe of a bad French novel.
There was a desk for his secretary, now vacant, and beyond, in the shadows of the apartment, winged bookcases which held a collection of editions de luxe, first editions, and a great collection of German and Russian literature, admittedly unique.
This was to be not only the longest of all telephone lines, strung on ten thousand poles; it was to be a line de luxe, built of glistening red copper, not iron.
Looks like an edition de luxe of a wicked French novel, meant specially for the English market.
Dubbed as the D-Max X-series and the mu-X Luxe, the two new offerings will be sold alongside their current offerings in the pickup and SUV segments.
Nykaas physical presence will be through two retail formats -- Nykaa Luxe and On Trends.
The Palais de Luxe theatre, seen during its final years
Luxe Pack Monaco celebrated its milestone 30th anniversary this year, welcoming an unprecedented 470 exhibitors to the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco, October 2-4.
com)-- Luxe Pillow, a brand-new company based out of Portland, Oregon is trying to change the way people perceive their pillows.
Equinox Payments, a provider of payment terminals, applications and support services, has announced a relationship with FreedomPay, the global provider of secure commerce technology for lodging, gaming, retail, restaurants, stadiums and other hospitality merchants, to integrate FreedomPay's secure technology into Equinox's Luxe line of retail payment terminals, the company said.
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