upmarket

[uhp-mahr-kit]

adjective

appealing or catering to high-income consumers; of high quality; not easily affordable or accessible: upmarket fashions.

adverb

in an upmarket way.

Nearby words

  1. uplight,
  2. uplighter,
  3. uplink,
  4. upload,
  5. upmanship,
  6. upmost,
  7. upolu,
  8. upon,
  9. upper,
  10. upper air

Origin of upmarket

First recorded in 1970–75; up- + market

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British Dictionary definitions for up-market

up-market

adjective

relating to commercial products, services, etc, that are relatively expensive and of superior quality
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