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See definition of showily on Dictionary.com
  • as ingaily
  • as inloudly
  • as inostentatiously

synonyms for showily

  • brilliantly
  • cheerfully
  • colorfully
  • flamboyantly
  • gleefully
  • joyfully
  • merrily
  • splendidly
  • blithely
  • flashily
  • glowingly
  • laughingly
  • lightheartedly
  • sparklingly
  • spiritedly
  • vivaciously
  • with spirit
  • with élan

antonyms for showily

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  • sadly
  • solemnly
  • unhappily
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    How to use showily in a sentence

    Merklin is a picturesque, if battered, Bohemian who encircles himself somewhat showily with a halo of alleged mysticism.
    MODERNITIESHORACE BARNETT SAMUEL
    They walked arm-in-arm, showily enough, but without appearing to interchange a syllable.
    OUR MUTUAL FRIENDCHARLES DICKENS
    A few of the women will probably carry babies, but the great majority will be young girls, showily dressed.
    WOMEN'S WILD OATSC. GASQUOINE HARTLEY
    All the books are beautifully though not showily bound, and they bear marks of assiduous reading.
    MAJOR FRANKA. L. G. BOSBOOM-TOUSSAINT
    The third was in Lowland dress, a bold, stout-looking man, in a showily laced riding-dress and a huge cocked hat.
    RED CAP TALESSAMUEL RUTHERFORD CROCKETT
    We do not dress so showily as some Bugs,” they were in the habit of saying, “but black always looks well.
    DOORYARD STORIESCLARA DILLINGHAM PIERSON
    The buzz of voices abated, and a bright-faced little woman, showily dressed, came forward and welcomed them with a marked accent.
    THE CHRISTIANHALL CAINE
    Then a showily dressed woman swept into the room with a majestic air and fixed a cold stare upon our hero.
    RANDY OF THE RIVERHORATIO ALGER JR.
    The species Aëtobatus narinari is showily colored, brown with yellow spots, the body very angular, with long whip-like tail.
    A GUIDE TO THE STUDY OF FISHES, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)DAVID STARR JORDAN
    She opened it under his orders, and saw a full-faced girl of a common type, with frowsy hair and a showily-made dress.
    A SISTER OF THE RED CROSSMRS. L. T. MEADE
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO SHOWILY

    • blithely
    • brilliantly
    • cheerfully
    • colorfully
    • flamboyantly
    • flashily
    • gleefully
    • glowingly
    • joyfully
    • laughingly
    • lightheartedly
    • merrily
    • showily
    • sparklingly
    • spiritedly
    • splendidly
    • vivaciously
    • with spirit
    • with élan
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.