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swanky

(ˈswæŋki)
mod. classy; ritzy. This place is too swanky. I like to eat where I can pronounce the names of the food.
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Both Regent and Seabourn are launching new ships next year that promise to be even swankier than the ones they have now.
for starters, is revamping its stores with a swankier cosmetics offering centered on the Boots No7 skin care line, which already drives traffic across Europe.
Their crimes range from robbery to pickpocketing to fraud, particularly in the swankier parts of upscale cities like Vienna and Salzburg.
But don't be fooled by the 'budget' tag because this hotel was far swankier than your typical UK budget hotel.
Don't be fooled by the 'budget' tag because this place was far swankier than any UK economy hotel.
THE Delhi Airport corridor is getting swankier with a new hotel opening every other month.
Alas, a tried-and-true meme of real estate is that professional success often comes with an uncontrollable urge for an upgrade in residential circumstances, and like many upwardly mobile showbiz execs before him--so swears real estate yenta Yolanda Yakketyyak on her pampered peekapoo --it was Mister Feige and his wife, Caitlin, who quietly coughed up $9,425 million to purchase a 9,000-plus-square-foot mansion in an even swankier nabe just a few miles away.
Essen is nowhere close to being as breathtaking as its swankier cousins such as Cologne or Bonn, both less than two hours away by road.
The restaurants are swankier, people are free to travel more, they're integrating into the community of Europe, the media are more sophisticated.
The plan is to build the addition off Ceres Bistro, and have 25 to 40 new rooms, including a grander, swankier presidential suite.
Beirut's beauty and fitness offerings rarely come as such a complete package outside of its swankier hotels and resorts.
The Model B functions with about the same processing power as a desktop from the early 2000s--with much swankier graphics, that is.
Though the Astros have since moved from the Astrodome to newer, swankier digs downtown with more of the luxury boxes and other revenue-generating amenities that Hofheinz pioneered 40 years earlier, the Astrodome still stands intact as an aging monument to the successful efforts of Hofheinz and others to bring baseball to Houston and make the game attractive to a universal fan base, including women.
Lagging behind their swankier counterparts, struggling to compete at the top table and seeing fans becoming disaffected.