classy

adjective \ ˈkla-sē \
Updated on: 11 Nov 2017

Definition of classy

classier; classiest
: having or showing class: such as
a : elegant, stylish
  • a classy clientele
  • a classy hotel
b : having or reflecting high standards of personal behavior
  • a classy guy
  • a classy gesture
c : admirably skillful and graceful
  • a classy outfielder

classiness

noun

Examples of classy in a Sentence

  1. the classiest nightclub in Madrid

  2. The spa boasts some very classy clients.

  3. Donating her salary bonus to charity was a really classy thing to do.

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Origin and Etymology of classy

see 1class


CLASSY Defined for English Language Learners

classy

adjective

Definition of classy for English Language Learners

  • : having qualities that make someone or something special and attractive

  • : showing impressive character : very good, kind, etc.



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