Meaning of “luxury goods” in the English Dictionary

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"luxury goods" in British English

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luxury goodsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌlʌk.ʃər.i ˈɡʊdz/ us /ˌlʌk.ʃɚ.i ˈɡʊdz/

expensive things, such as jewellery and make-up, that are pleasant to have but are not necessary:

The government will pay for the new schools by increasing the tax on luxury goods.

(Definition of “luxury goods” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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