adjective, flash·i·er, flash·i·est.
Origin of flashy
Synonyms for flashy
Examples from the Web for flashy
Hilbert was a flashy man who helicoptered five miles daily over corn fields to and from the office.
The flashy businessman who sold her implants, meanwhile, lived a life of luxury.
She's slim, blond and healthy-beautiful, but makes no attempt to be flashy.
The flashy release was emblematic of everything people love—and hate—about the band.U2 Generously Gives Us a Lousy Album, Sucks at the Corporate Teat|Hampton Stevens|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hugh Jackman has been Wolverine in the movies and the flashy Boy From Oz on stage.Fall Broadway Preview: 'This Is Our Youth,' Bradley Cooper as ‘The Elephant Man,' and More|Janice Kaplan|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is of the same feeble character as the flashy modern moralizations upon War.The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. 1 (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
He was dressed in a flashy style, not unlike what is popularly denominated a swell.The Cash Boy|Horatio Alger Jr.
He went on to upbraid me as a flashy notionist and yet, even so, I was constrained to listen to him in silence.'A Book of Quaker Saints|Lucy Violet Hodgkin
Ross and Donald made a flashy start, immediately taking the lead.Dan Carter and the Great Carved Face|Mildred A. Wirt
The trade was eminently suited for Germans, as the natives readily bartered for cheap and flashy goods "made in Germany."Germany's Vanishing Colonies|Gordon Le Sueur