deluxe
adjective Etymology: French de luxe, literally, of luxury Date: 1819 notably luxurious, elegant, or expensive <
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  • Deluxe — can mean: de luxe, of luxury in French. The term in English has taken on exquisite in quality and design , and is often used to label special edition products. Contents 1 Corporations 2 Media and Entertainment 3 Music …   Wikipedia

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  • deluxe — adj. 1. impressively expensive; notably exceeding typical price or quality. Syn: gilded, luxurious, opulent, princely, sumptuous. [WordNet 1.5] 2. especially elegant and sumptuous; of the highest quality; as, a deluxe car; deluxe accommodations.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deluxe — [di luks′, dilooks′] adj. [Fr, lit., of luxury] of extra fine quality; luxurious; sumptuous; elegant adv. in a deluxe manner …   English World dictionary

  • deluxe — index elaborate, elegant, superior (excellent) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • deluxe — 1819, from Fr. de luxe, lit. of luxury, from L. luxus excess, abundance (see LUXURY (Cf. luxury)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • deluxe — [adj] superior, plush choice, costly, dainty, delicate, elegant, exclusive, expensive, exquisite, first class, grand, luscious, lush, luxuriant, luxurious, opulent, palatial, posh, rare, recherché, rich, ritzy, select, special, splendid,… …   New thesaurus

  • Deluxe — Der Begriff Deluxe (französisch de luxe = aus Luxus) wird verwendet, wenn Produkte besonderer und spezieller Qualität und Güte charakterisiert werden sollen. Deluxe wird auch mit DX abgekürzt. Mitunter werden frühere Produkte neu aufgerüstet und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • deluxe — /deuh luks , looks /, adj. 1. of special elegance, sumptuousness, or fineness; high or highest in quality, luxury, etc.: a deluxe hotel; a deluxe edition of Shakespeare bound in leather.. adv. 2. in a luxurious or sumptuous manner: We always… …   Universalium

  • deluxe — de|luxe [dıˈlʌks US ˈluks] adj [usually before noun] [Date: 1800 1900; : French; Origin: of luxury ] of better quality and more expensive than other things of the same type →↑luxury ▪ a deluxe hotel ▪ The deluxe model costs a lot more …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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