McMansion

(redirected from Luxury move-up home)
Also found in: Financial.

Mc·Man·sion

 (mĭk-măn′shən)
n.
A large new house, usually constructed as part of a suburban development and characterized by ostentation rather than quality of workmanship or architectural distinction.

[Mc(Donald's), trademark of a fast-food restaurant chain (from its mass-produced nature) + mansion.]

McMansion

(məkˈmænʃən)
n
(Architecture) informal derogatory a large modern house considered to look mass-produced, lacking in distinguishing characteristics, and at variance with established local architecture
[C20: a corruption of McDonald's, a major American fast-food enterprise noted for the ubiquity of its restaurants]