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flamboyant
American English: /ˌflæmˈbɔɪ(j)ənt/
British English: /flamˈbɔɪənt/

Translation of flamboyant in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1 (dashing)
    (style/person)
    exuberante
    extravagante
    (gesture)
    ampuloso
    (lifestyle)
    extravagante
    he made his usual flamboyant entrance
    hizo su aparatosa entrada de costumbre
    Example sentences
    • So tearing my eyes away, I paid attention to what my flamboyant friend was saying.
    • Fitting his flamboyant personality, he led the way with his own choice of costume, a rainbow-coloured cope and mitre, which he had designed and made for the occasion.
    • Whilst the guitarist needs to suffer for his art more and lose the baseball cap, you only notice this because their singer is a flamboyant individual.
  • 2 (brilliant)
    (color/plumage)
    vistoso
    (hat/dress)
    llamativo
    Example sentences
    • These vibrant colours and flamboyant designs distinguished Art Deco from previous artistic styles, along with its respect for Japanese heritage and its contribution to modernism.
    • The atmosphere was electric as they took to the stage in bright glittering and flamboyant costumes.
    • Drag is so colourful, so flamboyant, so sellable - that the complicating factors of class, race, and politics seem like, well, a drag.
  • 3 (Architecture)
    Example sentences
    • To house his accumulation of art and curiosities he bought the hôtel of the abbots of Cluny that had been built in the flamboyant Gothic style around 1500.
    • There are many more examples of this type of flamboyant ironwork tracery sufficient to indicate that the style was rooted in the Low Countries.
    • They rebuilt the old basilica into a grand, very flamboyant Gothic edifice.
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