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ritzy

Exceptionally and ostentatiously indicative of wealth, luxury, or elegance. We stayed in a real ritzy hotel overlooking the beach for our honeymoon. I love getting dressed up in ritzy clothes for a special occasion.

ritzy

(ˈrɪtsi)
mod. elegant; flamboyant. That is a real ritzy car.
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But when the Rialto opened in 1918 on Millbury Street, its ritzier surroundings (and cushioned seats) sucked the business out of lower-end theaters like the Vernon.
On the water, pleasure craft of all shapes and sizes, as well as ritzier launches and the occasional cruise ship, add to the colourful scene.
Intercut throughout--with no warning, apart from higher-gloss lensing by Regis Blondeau and ritzier production design--are the five musical numbers charting the ups and downs of the movie couple, Marianne and Vincent.
It doesn't get any ritzier than these 18 holes, the only course in Sarasota by world-renowned golf-design master Tom Fazio, located on 315 tropical acres in Lakewood Ranch, with 16 lakes and a meticulously sculpted layout that boasts elevation changes exceeding 65 feet--unheard of in Florida golf.
We know kids travel to ritzier neighborhoods than their own in hopes of gaining the Holy Grail of Halloween candy: the full-sized candy bar.
If, however, you're working simply to maintain a ritzier lifestyle you must ask yourself whether acrylic nails, false tans, foreign holidays and four-wheel drives are worth the strain.
And if you want to make your Mondeo cabin a bit ritzier, pounds 350 buys you a complete hide interior out of a '99 V6 model.
Sally was determined not to miss the party - but made plans to leave early to head into the ritzier venues in town.
For 2014, it has a more responsive engine, more rigid body, ritzier passenger compartment and greater interior room than its predecessor.
In opening scenes, Jean fills in as a dog walker on the luxurious waterfront --a handy device for introducing a sphere where any given pooch has a ritzier life than most humans could ever dream of.
And you can eat an excellent three-course meal for a price that would just about buy you a sandwich in the ritzier parts of Hong Kong.
Well-padded, leather-clad seats were in all but the split-bench third row, where same-color leatherette material could scarcely be differentiated visually from the four ritzier seats in rows one and two.
Net's "West Wing" (161) got even ritzier in its second year, moving up from 139 to remain the runaway leader.
Tyson Kaiser's business, Sweet Bee Removal, charges $125 an hour for a hive extraction and once made $5,000 over three days removing a massive feral hive from a tile rooftop in one of LA's ritzier addresses.