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ritzy

(ˈrɪtsi)
mod. elegant; flamboyant. That is a real ritzy car.
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She noted that the current climate could very well prompt more residents of ritzier Hamptons communities to come to Montauk in search of housing deals.
Some of the ritzier abodes were called "Black and Tan" clubs and offered fine dining and a comfortable environment for interracial dating.
have historically paid higher rates for the same insurance package as those in ritzier communities, even if they were good drivers.
The local hills also thrum with locally manufactured bark-blowing trucks that deliver mountains of mulch and soil to the ritzier neighborhoods of town.
If it's lively you are after, the Southern strip has a buzzier feel than other parts of the island with more budget accommodation than the ritzier West Coast - but the beaches are as good if not better.
Barely into his teens, Foxx was a popular musician at parties held in Terrell's ritzier neighborhoods.
Then there are the ritzier restaurants, where the party scene is pretentious.
Gorsuch has retail outlets in some of the ritzier ski towns such as Vail, Aspen and Beaver Creek.
Antitax golf apparel struck me as particularly eccentric at first, but come to think of it, those shirts might be pretty popular on some of the ritzier courses I've played.
One neighborhood contained slightly larger, ritzier dwellings, he notes.
At night we would take walks to see the lobbies of the ritzier hotels like the Eden Roc, the Doral, and the Jewish grande dame of Collins Avenue, the Fountainebleau.
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.