Definitions for luxuryˈlʌk ʃə ri, ˈlʌg ʒə-
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something that is an indulgence rather than a necessity
lavishness, luxury, sumptuosity, sumptuousness(noun)
the quality possessed by something that is excessively expensive
luxury, luxuriousness, opulence, sumptuousness(noun)
wealth as evidenced by sumptuous living
very wealthy and comfortable surroundings.
something desirable but expensive.
something very pleasant but not really needed in life.
Origin: luxurie, from luxurie, from luxuria, from luxus.
a free indulgence in costly food, dress, furniture, or anything expensive which gratifies the appetites or tastes
anything which pleases the senses, and is also costly, or difficult to obtain; an expensive rarity; as, silks, jewels, and rare fruits are luxuries; in some countries ice is a great luxury
Luxury is the second album from Fantastic Plastic Machine. It is the follow-up to his 1997 debut album. Luxury is a continuation of his previous work in Shibuya-kei, though in some tracks there are indications of a shift towards house music and 1970s Philly soul, a path he would explore more in his next album, beautiful. The track "There Must Be an Angel", is a cover version of a Eurythmics song. Vocals on the Luxury version are performed by Lorraine Bowen. Her vocals also appear on the track "Bossa for Jackie".
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- capricho, lujo, extravaganciaSpanish
- ylellisyys, luksus, loistoFinnish
- שפע, מותרות, לוקסוס, פארHebrew
- роскошь, предмет роскошиRussian
- lùksuz, ráskošSerbo-Croatian
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