gaudery

[gaw-duh-ree]

noun, plural gaud·er·ies.

ostentatious show.
finery; gaudy or showy things: a fashionable dandy and his gaudery.

Origin of gaudery

First recorded in 1520–30; gaud + -ery
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British Dictionary definitions for gaudery

gaudery

noun plural -eries

cheap finery or display
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