flashiness flashiness

Definition(s):

  • (n) tasteless showiness

Usage(s):

  • I'm not saying the coach was trying to inject race into his discussion of flashiness.

News

  • Gwyneth Paltrow Wore a Silk and Ruffle Halter Top

    Yesterday, the mother of Apple and Moses appeared in the desert (a.k.a. Las Vegas) to deliver a keynote address at the Licensing Expo 2013. While the Goop founder looked classy in a black-and-white outfit from Prabal Gurung's fall 2013 collection, she added a touch of Sin City flashiness with her ... More »
    on June 19, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

Quotes

  1. "I have no problem with that," Keppinger said. "I can handle his flashiness on double plays. I kind of like it. He's flashy and I'm not. The other day there was a ball up the middle that I thought was mine. I didn't think Phillips had a...
    on Mar 9, 2008 By: Jeff Keppinger Source: Springfield News Sun

  2. "I remember having to put the book down sometimes because what he would say would just be so unbearable to think of going through, and he would say it just like it was his normal job," Mazzello says. "There was no flashiness at times. But...
    on Apr 16, 2010 By: Joe Mazzello Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  3. "We showed how competitive we are as women," Pondexter said. "It's not about flashiness or being able to play above the rim, but just our heart and our commitment level to each other."
    on Oct 9, 2009 By: Cappie Pondexter Source: FanHouse (blog)

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