Entry from US English dictionary
1Gaudy articles or decoration, especially clothing or jewelry.
- I embellished the tale with a baroque gaudery of exaggerated facts and fantastic detail.
- Choosing what to buy in a climate where diamonds are bedecking everything from ladies’ décolletage to outsized gaudery, while changing colors and cuts at will, can be daunting, though.
- Yes, I suppose those hats are gaudery, but they do look awful fun.
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