noun see ritzy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ritziness — tsēnə̇s, tsin noun ( es) : the condition of being ritzy : ostentation * * * ritzˈiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑Ritz * * * ritzily, ritziness see ritzy a …   Useful english dictionary

  • ritziness — noun The quality of being ritzy …   Wiktionary

  • ritziness — rɪtsɪnɪs n. luxuriousness, elegance, stylishness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ritziness — ritz·i·ness …   English syllables

  • ritzy — adjective (ritzier; est) Etymology: Ritz hotels, noted for their opulence Date: 1920 1. snobbish 2. impressively or ostentatiously fancy or stylish ; fashionable, posh < a ritzy nightclub > • ritziness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ritzy — ritzily, adv. ritziness, n. /rit see/, adj., ritzier, ritziest. Slang. swanky; elegant; posh: a ritzy neighborhood; a ritzy hotel. [1915 20, Amer.; see RITZ, Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • brilliance — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, Technicolor, ability, acuity, acuteness, address, adeptness, adroitness, airmanship, aptitude, aptness, artfulness, artisanship, artistry, aura, blare, blaze, blaze of glory, blazing light,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • elaborateness — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, arabesque, baroque, baroqueness, brilliance, chinoiserie, elegance, fanciness, fineness, flamboyance, floridity, floridness, floweriness, glory, gorgeousness, grandeur, grandiosity, grandness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • elegance — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, acquired taste, amenities, appreciation of excellence, arabesque, attractiveness, baroque, baroqueness, beauteousness, beautifulness, beauty, beauty unadorned, bloom, breeding, brilliance, charm,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • glory — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, Beulah, Beulah Land, Heaven, Land of Beulah, O, Paradise, a better place, acclaim, accolade, adoration, adulation, annular muscle, annulus, anthelion, antisun, apotheosis, areola, aura, aureole,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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