piss elegant

piss-elegant

rude slang Exuding or displaying an abundance of sophistication or elegance, especially when it is contrived, pretentious, or feigned. My mother-in-law tries to give this impression that she's some refined lady of wealth and taste, but she's just piss-elegant. The problem with majoring in art is being surrounded by these piss-elegant brats pretending to be artists.

piss elegant

mod. very pretentious; overly elegant. (Usually objectionable.) Man, this place is piss elegant. Look at them lamp shades!
See also: elegant, piss
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The good doctor pretty much defines the term "piss elegant"; one can almost picture him stepping off the ferry in the Fire Island Pines, a bouquet of white peonies under one arm and a smart tote filled with delicacies from Fauchon under the other.