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flaunting Explained

flaunting at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


flaunting at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

128 Moby Thesaurus words for "flaunting":
Gongoresque, Johnsonian, affected, bedizened, big-sounding,
blatant, blazon, blinding, brandish, brandishing, brave, bravura,
braw, brazen, brazenfaced, brilliancy, chichi, colorful,
convoluted, crude, daring, dash, dashing, declamatory,
demonstration, display, dramatics, dressy, eclat, elevated,
etalage, euphuistic, exhibition, exhibitionism, exhibitionistic,
extravagant, false front, fanfaronade, figure, flagrant, flair,
flamboyant, flaming, flaring, flashing, flashy, flaunt, flourish,
flourishing, frilly, frothy, fulsome, gallant, garish, gaudy, gay,
glaring, glittering, gorgeous, grandiloquent, grandiose,
grandisonant, high-flowing, high-flown, high-flying, high-sounding,
highfalutin, histrionics, inkhorn, jaunty, jazzy, labyrinthine,
lexiphanic, lofty, loud, lurid, magniloquent, manifestation,
meretricious, obtrusive, orotund, ostentatious, overbright,
overdone, overelaborate, overinvolved, overwrought, pageant,
pageantry, parade, pedantic, pompous, pretentious, rakish, raw,
rhetorical, screaming, sensational, sensationalistic, sententious,
shaking, sham, shameless, show, showing-off, showy, shrieking,
snazzy, sonorous, spectacle, spectacular, splash, splashy, splurge,
splurgy, sporty, staginess, stilted, tall, tawdry, theatrics,
tortuous, undulation, vaunt, vulgar, wave, wave motion, waving

flaunting at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Ostentation): ostentatious, showy, pretentious, jaunty, pompous, garish, gaudy, flaunting, flashy, glittering, sumptuous, theatrical, dramatic, spectacular.

Flaunting at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Flaunt \Flaunt\ (? or ?; 277), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flaunted};
p. pr. & vb. n.. {Flaunting}.] [Cf. dial. G. flandern to
flutter, wave; perh. akin to E. flatter, flutter.]
To throw or spread out; to flutter; to move ostentatiously;
as, a flaunting show.

You flaunt about the streets in your new gilt chariot.

One flaunts in rags, one flutters in brocade. --Pope.

flaunting at English (WD) Of Explained:



  • Inter: present participle of » flaunt


    Inter: en-ad » j

  • That flaunts; showy or gaudy

  • Translation: de » flaunting
    Translation: et » flaunting
    Translation: fr » flaunting
    Translation: sv » flaunting
    Translation: te » flaunting
    Translation: vi » flaunting