flashy
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flashy(
flah
-
shi
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(general)
a. llamativo
You don't need to wear a flashy suit to the party; just don't wear jeans and a t-shirt.No tienes que ponerte un traje llamativo para la fiesta, pero tampoco lleves jeans y camiseta.
b. ostentoso
Juliana likes to wear big heels and flashy jewelry.A Juliana le gusta usar tacones grandes y joyas ostentosas.
c. chillón (color)
Esteban prefers to wear muted colors instead of flashy ones.Esteban prefiere vestirse con colores apagados que chillones.
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flashy
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (pejorative)
a. llamativo(a), ostentoso(a)
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flashy [ˈflæʃɪ]
adjective
flashier (comparative)flashiest (superlative) [+jewellery, clothes, car] llamativo; ostentoso; [+colour] chillón; [+person] llamativo
if he says my dress is too short or my jewelry is too flashy I couldn't care less mini-skirts, long nails and flashy jewelry are out flashy clothes, limousines, and chauffeurs weren't exactly my style His flashy dress announces his political style # slick and tailored in the West Johnson and his executives drove flashy company cars It's our family nickname for him. Diamond Jim Brady. Not just because of his name, but because he is kind of flashy, compared to the locals crowds wildly applauding the young, flashy president who promised to inaugurate a new era of reform she attracts flashy types who never have anything serious to do in the morning
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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