What does flashy mean?

Definitions for flashy
ˈflæʃ iflashy

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word flashy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. brassy, cheap, flash, flashy, garish, gaudy, gimcrack, loud, meretricious, tacky, tatty, tawdry, trashy(adj)

    tastelessly showy

    "a flash car"; "a flashy ring"; "garish colors"; "a gaudy costume"; "loud sport shirts"; "a meretricious yet stylish book"; "tawdry ornaments"

  2. flashy, gaudy, jazzy, showy, sporty(adj)

    (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display


  1. flashy(Adjective)

    Showy; visually impressive, attention-getting, or appealing.

    The dancers wore flashy costumes featuring shiny sequins in many vibrant colors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flashy(adj)

    dazzling for a moment; making a momentary show of brilliancy; transitorily bright

  2. Flashy(adj)

    fiery; vehement; impetuous

  3. Flashy(adj)

    showy; gay; gaudy; as, a flashy dress

  4. Flashy(adj)

    without taste or spirit

How to pronounce flashy?

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How to say flashy in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flashy in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flashy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of flashy in a Sentence

  1. Kamran Ansari:

    The company is not flashy and doesn't try to generate a lot of buzz or press for every little thing it does, it doesn't get some of the notoriety, but I think the term that comes to mind is : built to last.

  2. Tim Ehrenkaufer:

    He has a look-at-me attitude, he’s flashy.

  3. Lois Reierson:

    There remains this stubborn unwillingness to look beyond the big-dollar and take something less flashy until you can find that higher-paying job.

  4. Student Enni:

    I upgrade my phone for new features, similarly Australia needs an upgrade, in China everything is brand new and flashy, Australia is old.

  5. Kardashian West:

    I definitely see the things that I brought on Kardashian West, the biggest being the robbery, just being flashy and oversharing my every move on social media. But I enjoy my life.

Images & Illustrations of flashy

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  • ostentosoSpanish
  • koreilevaFinnish
  • tape-à-l’œilFrench
  • चमकीलाHindi
  • крича́щий, показно́й, крикли́вый, броса́ющийся в глаза́Russian
  • 浮華Chinese

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