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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. 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.
HOGAN, a high-end street wear brand from Italy, is set to open its pioneering store in the Philippines in October at the Luxe Duty Free in Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
The Fashion Accessories and Luxe Apparel Design Competition is a joint project of the City Government of Davao Kadayawan Executive Committee and the Davao Fashion and Design Council Foundation, Inc.
Airbnb has made its debut in the luxury travel market with Airbnb Luxe.
The Dolby Cinema Experience will be launched at Odeon Luxe Birmingham Broadway Plaza following a joint commitment announced last year to launch seven Dolby Cinemas across the UK.
Located on the Riverwalk, the Odeon Luxe Durham has 403 luxury, handmade reclining seats across six cinema screens, offering film fans triple legroom and increased personal space.
Depending on the configuration, the cars have new equipment, including cruise control and a speed limiter in the Luxe and Luxe Prestige versions.
Signs seem to suggest the chain plans on making the site one of its 'Luxe' cinemas.