One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘It's a swankily appointed show car created in 2004 to show then suitor Shanghai Automotive it could come up with a marketable design in, like, 90 minutes.’
- ‘Just look at the review of Bondi Junction's Bar Pacifica, which opens: ‘Sitting swankily on the top floor of The Eastern, this chi-chi bar serves up lush cocktails and an adventurous menu.’’
- ‘You could dismiss this swankily shot Latin American trifle as an upscale soap opera, but that would be an insult to soap operas.’
- ‘I take myself off to the basement homeware department of Peter Jones's swankily renovated store in Sloane Square.’
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