unglitzy

adjective
un·​glitzy | \ ˌən-ˈglit-sē How to pronounce unglitzy (audio) \

Definition of unglitzy

: not glitzy : free of extravagant showiness … a drab, unglitzy place, stripped of the gaudy excitements that other writers of the time so sedulously detailed.— Philip Brady

Examples of unglitzy in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sept, 7-10 in Park City, Utah, offering an unglitzy counterpart to the Sundance Film Festival about a half-year out from the town’s signature movie event. Chris Willman, Variety, 19 Apr. 2022

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First Known Use of unglitzy

1983, in the meaning defined above

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“Unglitzy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unglitzy. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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