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swanky

adjective uk   /ˈswæŋ.ki/ us  
informal very expensive and fashionable, in a way that is intended to attract people's attention and admiration: We stayed in a swanky hotel.Attention-seeking, distracting and showing off disapproving behaving too confidently: I'm sick of his swanky talk.Showing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
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