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1. The condition of being elegantly sumptuous.
2. Something luxurious; a luxury.
[French, luxury, from Latin luxus.]
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luxe(lʌks; lʊks; French lyks)
See de luxe
[C16: from French from Latin luxus extravagance, luxury]
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luxe(lʊks, lʌks, luks)
1. luxury; elegance; sumptuousness.adj.
2. luxurious; deluxe.
[1550–60; < French < Latin luxus excess]
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|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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