flashiness


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flash·y

 (flăsh′ē)
adj. flash·i·er, flash·i·est
1. Cheap and showy; gaudy. See Synonyms at garish.
2. Giving a momentary or superficial impression of brilliance.

flash′i·ly adv.
flash′i·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flashiness - tasteless showinessflashiness - tasteless showiness      
tastelessness - inelegance indicated by a lack of good taste
References in classic literature ?
The eagerness with which we have adopted it, partly on account of its flashiness, but principally on account of its greater rest, is a good commentary on the proposition with which we began.
Most emerging risks have, by their very nature, an element of flashiness, and as cyberrisk has come to the fore as a quotidian topic, it has seized the spotlight with more than its fair share of hype.
There is very little flashiness about this Burnley team - you are unlikely to see too many selfies of Dyche's side.
The kids can watch it and enjoy it for the flashiness and the excitement and the special effects and all the visual fun, and older audiences can get something out of the fact that we are genuinely trying to do our job as sci-fi writers.
I've been doing the mink coats and the flashiness .
It has a touch of elegance and flashiness, a combination of a speak-easy bar with some hipster elements to boot.
The choruses are miracles of composition, each full of character and never resorting to flashiness, although the orchestra is given some interesting moments, with evocations of buzzing flies and falling hailstones - and my favourite, the rolling timpani as the music rushes along in But The Waters Overwhelmed Their Enemies.
Viewers can expect classic Sin City glitter and flashiness, the Marundes said.
Like Trump, Daniels has a taste for flashiness and is known as an aggressive campaigner.
It's a stunning venue, without the in-your-face flashiness.
Other reasons cited for the lack of interest in the AWS include being hard to train and short distance swimmers, lacking flashiness afield and requiring extensive grooming.
In the world of most ordinary young Lebanese today, hedonism and flashiness are outdated concepts.