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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Exhibiting extravagant or visionary opinions.
  • adj. Conspicuous or striking; showy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having strong views or opinions.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having peculiar views; fanciful; visionary; unpractical.
  • adj. Spectacular; pleasing to the eye or the imagination.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Holding, or prone to hold, peculiar views: given to views or schemes that are speculative rather than practical; holding the notions of a doctrinaire; visionary.
  • Showy.

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