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English adjective: brassy

1. brassy resembling the sound of a brass instrument


2. brassy tastelessly showy

SamplesA flash car.
A flashy ring.
Garish colors.
A gaudy costume.
Loud sport shirts.
A meretricious yet stylish book.
Tawdry ornaments.

Synonymscheap, flash, flashy, garish, gaudy, gimcrack, loud, meretricious, tacky, tatty, tawdry, trashy



3. brassy unrestrained by convention or propriety

SamplesAn audacious trick to pull.
A barefaced hypocrite.
The most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim.
Bald-faced lies.
Brazen arrogance.
The modern world with its quick material successes and insolent belief in the boundless possibilities of progress.

Synonymsaudacious, bald-faced, barefaced, bodacious, brazen, brazen-faced, insolent



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