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splashy

splashy

adjective \ˈspla-shē\

: having a bright or exciting quality that attracts attention or is meant to attract attention

splash·i·ersplash·i·est

Full Definition of SPLASHY

1
:  moving or being moved with a splash or splashing sounds
2
:  tending to or exhibiting ostentatious display :  making a splash <a splashy movie> <a splashy debut>
3
:  that can be easily splashed about
4
:  consisting of, being, or covered with colored splashes
splash·i·ly \ˈspla-shə-lē\ adverb
splash·i·ness \ˈspla-shē-nəs\ noun

Examples of SPLASHY

  1. <a splashy new restaurant that's currently the in place to go>
  2. <a splashy ad for the new brand of blue jeans>

First Known Use of SPLASHY

1834

Rhymes with SPLASHY

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