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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Strident color or excessive ornamentation; Tasteless showiness.

Usage examples (34)
  • But for all its garishness I don't completely hate it.
  • Still, its cheesy Summer of Love garishness did hold my attention.
  • – Leonardo da Vinci GRAY Lent (Christianity) “Better gray than garishness.”
  • (Phillips is color-blind and was therefore oblivious to the garishness of his footwear.) for more
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