flashy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “flashy” in the English Dictionary

"flashy" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈflæʃ.i/ disapproving
looking too ​bright, ​big, and ​expensive in a way that is ​intended to get ​attention and ​admiration: flashy ​clothes a flashy ​car flashy ​goldjewellery
adverb uk   us   /-ɪ.li/
flashily ​dressed
noun [U] uk   us   /-i.nəs/
(Definition of flashy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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flashyadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /ˈflæʃ·i/
expensive or ​stylish, or ​brightlycolored: He ​wears flashy ​clothes.
(Definition of flashy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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