A good or service that is not considered a necessity but is considered as something that brings pleasure or happiness. For example, an individual might purchase an expensive automobile because of the status and comfort that it will bring, though a used car would suffice for traveling purposes.

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You may think of something as a luxury and then later find out that it was more essential than you previously thought.

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Having your driver license is considered a luxury in the United States, there are no laws saying any state is required to give you one.

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The luxury good was targeted to the demographic with extraordinary disposable income levels as our marketing manager implored us today.

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