- made of or resembling floss; downy.
- showily stylish; excessively ornamented or fancy.
Origin of flossy
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Examples from the Web for flossy
He must have thick, flossy hair like Mimi, so that I can stroke him.Life and Death of Harriett Frean
Flossy, dear Flossy, this is such a difference as even you cannot appreciate!
She was evidently addressing Mr. Roberts, but she looked at Flossy.
Flossy, dear, could you give me a little wholesome advice, do you think?
Flossy, I do believe nobody was ever so much changed by religion as you have been.
- consisting of or resembling floss
- US and Canadian slang (esp of dress) showy
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Word Origin and History for flossy
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