de·​luxe | \ di-ˈləks How to pronounce deluxe (audio) , dē- also -ˈlu̇ks, -ˈlüks \

Definition of deluxe

: notably luxurious, elegant, or expensive a deluxe edition deluxe hotels

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Examples of deluxe in a Sentence

the deluxe model of the car The deluxe edition of the book includes many more illustrations.
Recent Examples on the Web In testing, both the free and deluxe versions were intuitive, especially for those who would otherwise struggle with filing. Melissa Lee, USA TODAY, "Our favorite tax software is all on sale right now—shop the best deals," 17 Feb. 2021 The stock is crafted from deluxe grade Turkish walnut, and the pistol grip and fore-end feature 26 lines per inch checkering. Joe Genzel, Outdoor Life, "The Best New Shotguns For 2021," 21 Jan. 2021 For those craving Franklin’s soul songs (there are more on the deluxe reissues), that might be disappointing. Troy L. Smith, cleveland, "50 greatest Rock & Roll Hall of Fame albums of 1971," 22 Jan. 2021 Rodrigo found her song right below Swift's deluxe Evermore tracks on the iTunes chart on Jan. 8, and as a Swiftie, got super emotional about it. Rania Aniftos, Billboard, "Taylor Swift, Cardi B & More Stars Who Are Loving Olivia Rodrigo's 'Drivers License'," 21 Jan. 2021 Just Cause Y’all Waited 2 debuted at No. 5 in May and rallied to a No. 2 best in July after the release of a deluxe addition with seven additional tracks. Trevor Anderson, Billboard, "Lil Durk Lands First No. 1 on R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart With ‘The Voice’," 14 Jan. 2021 Located in the city’s historic landmark district, just steps away from the iconic Forsyth Park, the Perry Lane is a deluxe boutique hotel that provides all the key ingredients for a memorable vacay. Essence, "Contemplating a Quarantine Escape? Take One," 22 Dec. 2020 Basic outfit sets just come with clothing pieces, though deluxe sets include a few accessories, like hair bows or sunglasses. Sian Babish,, "The best American Girl accessory," 19 Dec. 2020 The deluxe edition, meanwhile, adds home demo recordings and live versions that help make a good thing even better. Gary Graff, cleveland, "John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, Prince, Elton John top 2020′s list of lavish boxed-set releases," 29 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of deluxe

1819, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for deluxe

French de luxe, literally, of luxury

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27 Feb 2021

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“Deluxe.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of deluxe

: of better quality and usually more expensive than the usual ones of its kind : very luxurious


de·​luxe | \ di-ˈləks How to pronounce deluxe (audio) , -ˈlu̇ks \

Kids Definition of deluxe

: very fine or luxurious

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