Definition of showy in English:

showy

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Pronunciation: /ˈʃəʊi
 
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adjective (showier, showiest)

Derivatives

showily

adverb
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  • And so one might wonder: If Jesus disdained showy prayer, how would he feel about showily praying politicians?
  • An excellent, if very showily theatrical show.
  • A career labor advocate, he is also an art aficionado who dresses tastefully if not showily from major fashion labels.

showiness

noun
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  • When we worship in the spirit, we are opposed to religious rituals and ceremonial posturing, and to the showiness of the symbols of office, and external worship.
  • Combined with sundeck, swimming pool and sprung sitting room flooring for dancing, these touches might have pushed opulence towards showiness.
  • His style is crisp and mercifully free of showiness.

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