luxe

adjective
\ ˈlu̇ks How to pronounce luxe (audio) , ˈləks, ˈlüks How to pronounce luxe (audio) \

Definition of luxe

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Other Words from luxe

luxe noun

Examples of luxe in a Sentence

we stayed only in luxe accommodations on the trip through the Loire Valley
Recent Examples on the Web Founded in 2019, the brand aims to elevate the everyday look with its modern and luxe frames. Andrea Zendejas, Marie Claire, "19 Sunglasses Brands to Have on Your Radar for Summer 2021," 27 Jan. 2021 The luxe 82-room Delamar Greenwich Harbor hotel is a dandy base for an artsy interlude. Pamela Wright, BostonGlobe.com, "Not looking for romance? Check in here," 20 Jan. 2021 The pressure of standing out in a mostly male, white kitchen can be intimidating, said Nana Araba Wilmot, 34, a former line cook at Le Coucou, the chef Daniel Rose’s luxe French restaurant in Lower Manhattan. New York Times, "How High-End Restaurants Have Failed Black Female Chefs," 11 Jan. 2021 Layer a pair of your best leggings under a house-worthy slip dress or a robe for a luxe look (and a little extra warmth). Madeline Fass, Vogue, "Now’s the Time to Return to Fashionable Leggings," 4 Jan. 2021 The Best Sephora Holiday Skin-Care Deals Get ready for chilly weather ahead with rich and creamy moisturizers and luxe tools. Emily Tannenbaum, Glamour, "26 Best Sephora Deals From the ‘Sephorathon’ Holiday Sale," 20 Dec. 2020 Now, Wu is bringing his luxe products to 400 Target stores in January — this time, in the form of a permanent beauty collection. Elizabeth Denton, Allure, "How Jason Wu Beauty Is Bringing the Runway to Target in 2021," 14 Dec. 2020 As designers and brands promote getting dressed up to stay in and stay safe this year, luckily for us, their silhouettes also offer a more luxe-comfy spin on traditional party attire. Madeline Fass, Vogue, "Effortlessly Chic Evening Wear for a Holiday Party at Home," 11 Dec. 2020 Then Elena approaches Grace in a luxe gym locker room. Eve Gerber, The Atlantic, "The Undoing Treats Domestic Violence Like a Striptease," 2 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of luxe

1812, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for luxe

French, from Latin luxus — more at luxury

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17 Feb 2021

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“Luxe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/luxe. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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