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adjective as in gaudy

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Although the NFL party animal loves flaunting his washboard abs, he seems more fratboy than Fabio.

On the other end of the spectrum, there lies an artist like Lena Dunham, who engages in a flaunting of the flawed self.

Think of all the flirting and flaunting that goes on among Facebook users just a few years older (and, OK, many years older).

Such vulgar flaunting was simply not done by women of social standing.

Yet he also knows that he will be subjected to harsh criticism for flaunting his legal immunity.

The Squash Maiden drew about her a rich green blanket, into which she had woven many flaunting gold trumpet-shaped flowers.

On came the headmost ship with the Dolphin hand over hand, the flag of France flaunting proudly at her peak.

And we can scarcely suppose that he would apply two such contrary epithets as "flaunting" and "well-attired" to the same plant.

He entered with his visor down, at the head of a larger and more magnificent troop flaunting 2000 feathers of the same colour.

The noisome, flaunting weeds of earth have not wholly choked the modest flower of gratitude.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to flaunting, such as: ornate, ostentatious, and pretentious.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.