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upmarket

Syllabification: up·mar·ket
Pronunciation: /ˌəpˈmärkət/

Definition of upmarket in English:

adjective& adverb

Upscale.
Example sentences
  • Sky Bar is fine if you want an upmarket expensive bar to drink in before dinner but it is nothing special.
  • It's only a stone's throw from the main upmarket shopping centre with its designer and mid-market stores.
  • It is now quite usual for an upmarket and not unusual for a mass market newspaper to have a regular wine column.

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