American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. The condition of being elegantly sumptuous.
- n. Something luxurious; a luxury.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as lux, 2.
- n. luxury
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. obsolete Luxury.
- adj. elegant and sumptuous
- From French luxe, from Latin luxus. (Wiktionary)
- French, luxury, from Latin luxus. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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“For more formal dates, Mr. Siriano might swap out the casual blazer for a more tailored, "luxe" version and wear elegant dress shoes.”
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