de luxe


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de·luxe

also de luxe  (dĭ-lŭks′, -lo͝oks′)
adj.
Particularly elegant, luxurious, or elaborate for its kind; of superior quality or refinement: deluxe accommodations; a de luxe automobile; a hamburger deluxe.
adv.
In an elegant and luxurious manner; sumptuously: traveling deluxe.

[French de luxe, of luxury : de, of + luxe, luxury.]

de luxe

(dəˈlʌks; ˈlʊks) or

deluxe

adj
(Marketing) (esp of products, articles for sale, etc) rich, elegant, or sumptuous; superior in quality, number of accessories, etc: the de luxe model of a car.
adv
chiefly US in a luxurious manner
[C19: from French, literally: of luxury]

de luxe

A French phrase meaning of luxury, used to describe something that is of the most luxurious or rich quality.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.de 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"
Translations
مُمْتاز، خاص
luxusnípřepychový
de luxeluksus-
fyrsta flokks, lúxus-
liuksusinisprabangus
greznsluksusa-
luxusný

de luxe

[dɪˈlʌks] ADJde lujo

de luxe

[dəˈlʌks] adj [hotel, goods, service] → de luxe

de luxe

adjLuxus-, De-Luxe-; de luxe hotel/modelLuxushotel/-modell nt; de luxe versionDe-Luxe-Ausführung f

de luxe

[dɪˈlʌks] adjdi lusso

de luxe

(dəˈluks) , (deˈlaks) adjective
very luxurious or elegant; special (especially with extra qualities not found in an ordinary version of something). a de luxe model of a car.
References in classic literature ?
Sabin drove to one of the largest and newest of the modern hotels de luxe. He entered his name as Mr.
"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.
The 1948 Ford De Luxe convertible used in Grease is unloaded in Berry Street
La police a initialement precise qu'au total six lieux avaient ete le theatre d'explosions dans la matinee et notamment, dans la capitale, trois hotels de luxe et une eglise.
Le nouveau Range Rover Evoque a obtenu la note maximale de cinq etoiles au test de securite Euro NCAP, prouvant encore une fois qu'il est l'un des SUV compacts de luxe les plus confortables, les plus performants mais aussi les plus surs.
"I would like to thank the Mayor and the council for giving myself and Royal de Luxe this accolade - it is a career highlight and a memory I will treasure for years to come."
It's eight years now since I had my first meeting with Jean-Luc to talk about bringing Royal de Luxe to Liverpool.
This will be the first opportunity to get up close to the brother of the much-loved Little Girl Giant who has wowed crowds on the two previous Royal de Luxe instalments.