Synonyms and Antonyms of garishness
excessive or unnecessary display the garishness of the enormous statues in the small yard was almost funny Synonyms flamboyance, flash, flashiness, ostentation, gaudiness, glitz, ostentatiousness, pretentiousness, showiness, swankRelated Words pretense (or pretence); éclat, extravaganza, mummery, pageant, parade, show; dazzle, fanfare, foofaraw, pageantry, pomp, razzle-dazzle, razzmatazz, spectacle; adornment, decoration, dressing, embellishment, garnishment, ornamentation, trimming; extravagance, fanciness, luxuriance, luxuriousness, magnificence, opulence, richness, sumptuousness; luridness; meretriciousness, tawdriness, vulgarityNear Antonyms conservativeness, moderation, modesty, restraint, simplicity, understatement; elegance, gracefulness, tastefulness; minimalismAntonyms austerity, plainness, severity
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up garishness? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).