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plushy

[pluhsh-ee] /ˈplʌʃ i/
adjective, plushier, plushiest.
1.
of, relating to, or resembling plush.
2.
Informal. characterized by luxury, wealth, or ease:
a plushy resort.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; plush + -y1
Related forms
plushiness, noun
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  • Tracing the car, he inveigles himself into a plushy villa occupied by two nearly identical sisters.
Slang definitions & phrases for plushy

plush

adjective

Luxurious; stylish; costly: a swank, plush, exclusive cabaret club/ singer Ella Logan at the plushy Casablanca (1927+)

noun

: All the plush in the world won't tidy up his vulgar soul

[fr the soft and costly fabric, fr French pluche]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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