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adj. ritz·i·er, ritz·i·est Informal
[After the Ritz hotels, established by César Ritz (1850-1918), Swiss hotelier.]
adj, ritzier or ritziest
slang luxurious or elegant
adj. ritz•i•er, ritz•i•est.
swanky; elegant; posh.
[1915–20, Amer.; after the sumptuous Ritz hotels founded by Swiss-born hotelier César Ritz (1850–1918); see -y1]
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|Adj.||1.||ritzy - luxuriously elegant|
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
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"