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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Lack of elegance as a consequence of being pompous and puffed up with vanity.

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  • If it's puddle splashiness you're worried about, ride around them like they're a garbage truck in bike lane.
  • No question that direct marketing will clash with madison avenue types who will want splashiness over conversion and click throughs.
  • The portraits make no claim to splashiness, they are tightly composed documents, vivid and open, rich in the exquisite detail of the 8 "x10" contact print.
  • Tony's post about "Madison Avenue types who will want splashiness over conversion and click throughs"... he must not talk to some of the agency people who I do because... for more
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