Translation of "showy" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈʃəʊ.i/ us /ˈʃoʊ.i/ disapproving

attracting a lot of attention by being very colourful or bright, but without any real beauty

llamativo, extravagante
a showy production of a play
Her dress was too showy for such a formal occasion.
showily adverb uk /ˈʃəʊ.əl.i/ us /ˈʃoʊ.əl.i/
showiness noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈʃəʊ.i.nəs/ us /ˈʃoʊ.i.nəs/

(Translation of “showy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)