brassy


brassy

adjective \ˈbra-sē\

: very confident and aggressive in a loud and sometimes annoying way

: having a loud and often harsh sound

: resembling or suggesting brass

brass·i·erbrass·i·est

Full Definition of BRASSY

1
a :  shamelessly bold <a brassy reporter>
b :  obstreperous
2
:  resembling brass especially in color
3
:  resembling the sound of a brass instrument
brass·i·ly \ˈbra-sə-lē\ adverb
brass·i·ness \ˈbra-sē-nəs\ noun

Examples of BRASSY

  1. <a brassy customer insisted on arriving late and still being taken first>

First Known Use of BRASSY

1576

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