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posh
British English: /pɒʃ/
American English: /pɑʃ/

Translation of posh in French:

adjective

[informal]
  • 1 (high-class)
    (person)
    huppé [informal]
    (house, resort, clothes, car)
    chic inv
    (voice, accent)
    distingué
    (wedding, party)
    mondain
    the posh part of town
    les quartiers chic de la ville
  • 2 [pejorative] (snobbish)
    (person)
    snob
    (school, district)
    de riches, de rupins [informal]
    (clientele, club)
    sélect [informal]
    to talk posh [informal]
    parler comme les gens de la haute [informal]

Phrasal verbs

posh up

[informal] (British English)
to be all poshed up
(room, flat)
être briqué
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