from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state or quality of being garish; gaudiness; finery; affected or ostentatious show; flightiness of temper; want of steadiness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun tasteless showiness.
  • noun strident color or excessive ornamentation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality of being garish.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun strident color or excessive ornamentation
  • noun tasteless showiness


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