luxury
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luxury(
luhk
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zhuh
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (opulence)
a. el lujo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A soak in the hot tub with a bar of dark chocolate. What luxury!Un buen baño en el jacuzzi con una barra de chocolate oscuro. ¡Qué lujo!
What a luxury it is to spend all day reading and sleeping on the beach.Qué lujo pasar todo el día leyendo y durmiendo en la playa.
2. (treat)
a. el lujo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
At $5,000 a pair, these speakers are an expensive luxury.A $5,000 el par, estos parlantes son un lujo caro.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (non-essential)
a. de lujo
We can't afford any luxury items since I lost my job.No podemos permitirnos artículos de lujo desde que perdí el empleo.
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luxury
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el lujo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
a life of luxuryuna vida llena de lujos
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (car, flat)
a. de lujo
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luxury [ˈlʌkʃərɪ]
noun
(opulence) lujo (m); (extravagance, treat) lujo (m); (article) artículo (m) de lujo
to live in luxury vivir con mucho lujo; a holiday is a luxury we can't afford unas vacaciones son un lujo que no nos podemos permitir
modifier
[+goods, apartment] de lujo
luxury tax (n) impuesto (m) de lujo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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luxury hotel
hotel de lujo
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