\ ˈplə-shē How to pronounce plushy (audio) \
plushier; plushiest

Definition of plushy

1 : having the texture of or covered with plush

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Other Words from plushy

plushiness noun

Examples of plushy in a Sentence

a plushy Parisian hotel where a night's stay commands a king's ransom

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The winter-white style proved a cozy option for the polar vortex in Manhattan right down to the plushy belt. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "Rihanna Can’t Get Enough of Old Celine," 2 Feb. 2019 More Film Reviews There, puppets constitute a permanent underclass; plushy criminals are pursued; metaphors, mercifully, aren’t. John Anderson, WSJ, "‘The Happytime Murders’ Review: Stuffed With Laughs," 23 Aug. 2018 Even restaurants such as the French Laundry and Nobu have jumped on the bandwagon, to offer exclusive bottles to their guests, and such steak houses as Del Frisco’s sell plushy cabernets under their own labels. Elin Mccoy,, "Are the Wines from Costco, Amazon, or Hyatt Any Good? A Taste Test," 31 July 2017 In New York, the idea of plushy seats with calligraphy place cards and plastic on the catwalk seems to be fading. Brooke Bobb, Vogue, "Are There More Decrepit Buildings, Dead Malls, and Smelly Markets in Our New York Fashion Week Future?," 12 July 2017

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First Known Use of plushy

1611, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of plushy was in 1611

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