Definition of Populuxe in English:

Populuxe

noun

US
  • A style of architecture, home furnishings, and automobile design characterized by futuristic shapes and ornamentation and often incorporating chrome and synthetic materials, primarily associated with the 1950s and 1960s.

adjective

US
  • Of or designating the style or period of Populuxe.

Origin

1980s. Blend of popul- and luxe.

Pronunciation

Populuxe

/ˈpɒpjʊlʌks/