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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Tasteless showiness.

Usage examples (33)
  • Although it has more of a documentary feel overall, as you've mentioned, I did see a bit of that Hitchcock "flashiness" every now and then.
  • We all know that flashiness is a waste of time in politics.
  • A watch is definitely an indication of wealth, but frown upon flashiness.
  • And I might add, the flashiness prevails in the absence of sufficient substance. for more
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