Examples of flashy in a Sentence
rich young men who drive flashy cars
I bought the CD primarily for its flashy cover design.
Recent Examples of flashy from the Web
With the 2018 Boston Marathon happening next week, a profusion of flashy, over-the-top road-running shoes are hitting the market.
The chase has enraged and captivated India at a time when the public increasingly believes the country’s debt-laden government banks are enriching its flashiest, most corrupt business tycoons.
Trixie Mattel is great as Sharon Frockavich, a nice blend of crass, flashy and trashy.
The restaurant is in a large, squat cinder block building, suitably nondescript and not flashy, as a barbecue joint should be.
The digital techniques that smart-city fans adore are flimsy and flashy—and some are even actively pernicious—but they absolutely will be used in cities.
Rather than dig into the mind-boggling, byzantine inner workings of the OASIS, Spielberg spends time with the flashier stuff.
And just hide the ball, play-action, more flashy stuff in the backfield to hide the ball.
Gilder said of Starks shoving Alabama’s flashy, talkative guard Collin Sexton last Saturday during the Aggies’ 68-66 win in Reed Arena in the regular-season finale.
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First Known Use of flashy
Synonym Discussion of flashy
- circus performers in gaudy costumes
- tawdry saloons
- garish neon signs
- a flashy nightclub act
- a meretricious wasteland of casinos and bars
FLASHY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of flashy for English Language Learners
: bright or fancy in a way that is meant to attract attention
FLASHY Defined for Kids
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