snaz·​zy | \ ˈsna-zē How to pronounce snazzy (audio) \
snazzier; snazziest

Definition of snazzy

: conspicuously or flashily attractive : fancy snazzy clothes a snazzy car

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fond of tooling around town in a snazzy car
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First Known Use of snazzy

circa 1932, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for snazzy

origin unknown

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The first known use of snazzy was circa 1932

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3 Apr 2021

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“Snazzy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of snazzy

informal : attractive and stylish

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