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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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The Hilton Garden Inn is among the fastest- growing of the 10 Hilton brands that range in swankiness from the Waldorf- Astoria Collection to the Hampton hotels, according to company documents.
However, the tournament still has some way to go to match the swankiness of Liverpool jeweller Boodle's annual tennis challenge, which started yesterday at the exclusive Stoke Park, in Buckinghamshire.
The big band music and oversized horseshoe booths recreate the sophisticated swankiness of a 1930s ocean liner: It's the perfect setting for sipping a classic cocktail, indulging in a Dungeness Crab or sampling some of the day's fresh oyster selection.
The minute I step inside I am treated to an update on all the town's scandal, gossip and places to be, and it's newly refurbished swankiness still has that cosy intimate feel it always had.
However, a new graphics card will take care of the problem - and for the ultimate in swankiness, you want one with an NVIDIA GeForce2 chip onboard.