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Meaning of SHOWY

Pronunciation:  'showee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
  2. [adj]  marked by extravagant display
  3. [adj]  elaborately or excessively ornamented; "flamboyant handwriting"; "the senator's florid speech"
  4. [adj]  marked by conspicuous display; "a cheap showy rhinestone bracelet"; "a splashy half-page ad"
 

SHOWY is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: aureate, colorful, fancy, flamboyant, flashy, florid, gaudy, jazzy, ostentatious, pretentious, splashy, sporty, theatrical
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Show"y\, a. [Compar. {Showier}; superl. {Showiest}.]
Making a show; attracting attention; presenting a marked
appearance; ostentatious; gay; gaudy.

      A present of everything that was rich and showy.
                                               --Addison.

Syn: Splendid; gay; gaudy; gorgeous; fine; magnificent;
     grand; stately; sumptuous; pompous.

 

 

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