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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display; Tastelessly showy.

Usage examples (32)
  • "He is what I call a flashy liver," says Marshall.
  • Younger drivers in flashy SUVs or sporty small cars are still ticket magnets, too.
  • He did not engage in flashy reform, or buzz-word-of-the-day ‘programs’ which places like Curry churn out endlessly.
  • She had a look which can only be described as "flashy" -- a look that struck Clarissa unpleasantly, in spite of herself. for more
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