Examples of garish in a Sentence
the wedding guest's thick makeup was garish and unnecessary
Recent Examples of garish from the Web
The lights of the parking lot cast a perversely garish gloom on the crumbling brick side of the building next door.
Often crude, usually garish, the paintings and illustrations—especially for low-budget films—were a ploy to get noticed in video stores packed with titles vying for your attention.
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Origin and Etymology of garish
First Known Use: 1545
Synonym Discussion of garish
GARISH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of garish for English Language Learners
: too bright or colorful
GARISH Defined for Kids
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