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poshadjective

 us   /pɑʃ/
expensive, comfortable, and of high quality: a posh hotel/restaurant
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poshadjective

uk   /pɒʃ/  us   /pɑːʃ/
B2 informal (of places and things) expensive and of high quality: He takes her to some really posh restaurants.
C2 UK informal (of people and their voices) from a high social class: A woman with a very posh accent phoned for him earlier.
too posh to push informal humorous
used for describing a woman from a high social class who chooses to have a caesarean section (= a medical operation) to have her baby

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adverb uk   us   UK not standard
She talks dead posh.
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