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glitz

Saltos de línea: glitz
Pronunciación: /ɡlɪts
 
/
informal

Definición de glitz en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Extravagant but superficial display: the glitz and sophisticated night life of Ibiza
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Sandra is briefly seduced by superficial glitz before rediscovering friendship, real values and the need to take down some bad guys.
  • Chicago is an opulent display of glitz and glamour.
  • The Great Commission sometimes gets buried beneath the superficial glitz.

verbo

[with object] North American Volver al principio  
Make (something) glamorous or showy: he wanted to know who we could get to glitz up the programme
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • These teams are proof that there's no use glitzing up an offense with passes when a good punch in the nose will suffice.
  • For the first few months of the year, Tinseltown glitzes up for one awards show after another, culminating in the queen mother of awards shows, the Academy Awards.
  • This might seem like a no-brainer, but you'd be surprised how many people spend big bucks trying to glitz up this holiday.

Origen

1970s (originally a North American usage): back-formation from glitzy.

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