Word of the Day: luxe

luxe adjective \ˈlks, ˈləks, ˈlüks\

Definition of LUXE

:  luxurious, sumptuous
luxe noun

Examples of LUXE

  1. <we stayed only in luxe accommodations on the trip through the Loire Valley>

Origin of LUXE

French, from Latin luxus — more at luxury

First Known Use: 1888

Related to LUXE

Synonyms
Babylonian, deluxe, lavish, Lucullan (also Lucullian), luxurious, luxuriant, luxury, opulent, palace, palatial, plush, plushy, silken, sumptuous
Antonyms
ascetic (also ascetical), austere, humble, no-frills, spartan

Definition source: http://www.merriam-webster.com

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