adjective, gaud·i·er, gaud·i·est.
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synonym study for gaudy
OTHER WORDS FROM gaudygaud·i·ly, adverbgaud·i·ness, nounun·gaud·i·ly, adverbun·gaud·i·ness, noun
Definition for gaudy (2 of 2)
noun, plural gaud·ies.British.
Origin of gaudy2
Example sentences from the Web for gaudy
Even Cazalet felt the influence and put on a pair of gaudily striped socks over which his sandals would not fit.The Belovd Vagabond|William J. Locke
The furniture is not gaudily rich, but elegant enough to harmonise with the decorations.Lola Montez|Edmund B. d'Auvergne
In gaudily lighted store-rooms that housed cheap suggestive shows pianos kept up a constant din.Marching Men|Sherwood Anderson
Looking out toward the road, we saw four teams dragging large, gaudily painted cages that contained animals.A Busy Year at the Old Squire's|Charles Asbury Stephens
It represented a gaudily costumed young man, standing on the topmost of three steep steps, smoking a large cigar.John Ingerfield and Other Stories|Jerome K. Jerome