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English definition of “posh”

posh

adjective     /pɒʃ/ US  /pɑːʃ/
B2 informal (of places and things) expensive and of high quality : He takes her to some really posh restaurants .Expensive and luxuriousCosting too much C2 UK informal (of people and their voices ) from a high social class : A woman with a very posh accent phoned for him earlier .Class and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor too posh to push informal humorous used for describing a woman who chooses to have a caesarean section (= a medical operation ) when having her baby BirthPregnancy posh     adverb UK not standard She talks dead posh.Class and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
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