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deluxe

[duh-luhks, -loo ks] /dəˈlʌks, -ˈlʊks/
adjective
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.
adverb
2.
in a luxurious or sumptuous manner:
We always travel deluxe.
Also, de luxe.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; < French de luxe of luxury
Related forms
superdeluxe, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for de luxe

de luxe

/dəˈlʌks; ˈlʊks/
adjective
1.
(esp of products, articles for sale, etc) rich, elegant, or sumptuous; superior in quality, number of accessories, etc: the de luxe model of a car
adverb
2.
(mainly US) in a luxurious manner
Word Origin
C19: from French, literally: of luxury
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Word Origin and History for de luxe

deluxe

adj.

1819, from French de luxe, literally "of luxury," from Latin luxus "excess, abundance" (see luxury).

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