noun, plural lux·u·ries.
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Origin of luxury
OTHER WORDS FROM luxurysem·i·lux·u·ry, noun, plural sem·i·lux·u·ries.su·per·lux·u·ry, noun, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for luxury
It represented everything about the kind of comfort and the little luxuries in life that a good glass of Scotch can afford us.A Whisky Connoisseur Remembers That First Sip of The Macallan||December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Victorian-Romanesque hotel, Mansion on Forsyth Park, equipped with modern luxuries, offers the best of both worlds.Who Knew Savannah Was The South’s Secret Urban Oasis?|Jane Frye|May 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yet, aside from the Porsche and a developing taste for cocaine, he indulged in few luxuries.Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon|Robert Sam Anson|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For people who like luxuries but may be strapped, having dedicated funds to support an expensive coffee habit can be very useful.Buying a Gift Card Is Really Making a Free Loan to Big Business|Daniel Gross|December 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
These are just playtime politics, luxuries for the leisure class.Julian Assange Loves Rand Paul and His ‘Very Principled Positions’|Michael Tomasky|August 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
New and feverish desires for luxuries replace each older want as satisfied.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
A crust of bread and clear air are far preferable to luxuries enveloped in clouds of smoke and heaps of filth.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
It is a known fact that the third class traffic pays for the ever-increasing luxuries of first and second class travelling.Third class in Indian railways|Mahatma Gandhi
However, I had no money to indulge in such luxuries, so on leaving Cambridge I looked to journalism for a living.The Everlasting Arms|Joseph Hocking
The Americans are in no small part responsible for these high prices and foolish luxuries.Ways of War and Peace|Delia Austrian
British Dictionary definitions for luxury
noun plural -ries
Word Origin for luxury
Idioms and Phrases with luxury
see lap of luxury.