expensive and flashy jewelry, clothing, or other possessions.
the flaunting of such possessions or the flashy lifestyle associated with it.
to flaunt one's material wealth; live a flashy lifestyle.
to dress or adorn in a flashy way: Bling up your wardrobe!
- Also bling-bling [bling-bling] /ˈblɪŋˌblɪŋ/ .
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How to use bling in a sentence
The only bling is copper accents for the logo and around external microphone ports, which seriously could pass for USB-C sockets.Sony WH-1000XM4 review: Noise-cancelling headphones you can live in | Tony Ware | July 23, 2021 | Popular-Science
Upstairs, post-pandemic hotel rooms will have less bling and fanfare, opting for a more minimal and sanitary experience.
The G15 is reasonably unassuming as gaming laptops go—it doesn't feel huge or bulky, and there's a thankful minimum of SuPeR 31337 bling.Almost everything we’d want in a gaming laptop—the Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 | Jim Salter | April 16, 2021 | Ars Technica
On the contrary, many use Instagram to flaunt their assets, posting pics of bling, drugs, gilded hotel suites, and stacks of cash.‘Rich Kids’ reveals a different perspective on Middle East | Patrick Folliard | April 8, 2021 | Washington Blade
Available in a range of colors, it’ll also bring some bling to the front of anyone’s truck.
U.S. officials have acquired more bling from overseas than Kanye West and Kim Kardashian had on their wedding registry.Meditation Rugs, Swords, and Horse Head Fiddles: The Strangest Gifts Given to Government Bigwigs | Ben Jacobs | November 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I was camera-loading and interning for people like Chris Blauvelt (The bling Ring) who are now coming up as cinematographers.True Detective Director Cary Fukunaga’s Journey from Pro Snowboarder to Hollywood’s Most Wanted | Marlow Stern | February 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Maybe while catching up on Gossip Girl or watching the opening scene of The bling Ring.Hardcore Mixed With Honey: ‘Bitter Rivals’ and the Evolution of Sleigh Bells | Amy Zimmerman | October 30, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
It could be that is exactly what frugal Pope Francis has in mind for the Bishop of bling.
The so-called Bishop of bling also spent $3.6 million on a new chapel and $1.5 million on sleeping quarters for visiting clergy.
The boy pointed, trying to speak, "bling Mist' Donal back," he gulped.The Second Latchkey | Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
bling-bling the bell began ringing and—listen—the door of the clock opened and the hat ashes shovel fell out.Rootabaga Stories | Carl Sandburg
We hev vay short convisition beggedder, an' he say bling home glate many go' an' sivver—mek you habby.Masterpieces of Mystery In Four Volumes | Various
For that I want give you something to bling you much good luck.The Forest of Mystery | James H. Foster
“Me bling message,” and he reached into his blouse and drew out a piece of paper folded and pinned.The Free Range | Francis William Sullivan