adjective, gaud·i·er, gaud·i·est.
SYNONYMS FOR gaudy
Related formsgaud·i·ly, adverbgaud·i·ness, nounun·gaud·i·ly, adverbun·gaud·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for gaudiness
There was no mistaking this for the gaudiness and gilt of made-for-TV awards shows.
Teach her to appreciate material and she will always prefer quality to gaudiness.Book of Etiquette|Lillian Eichler
She bathed herself in the glitter and the gaudiness and the opulence and the humanity, as in tonic fluid.The Roll-Call|Arnold Bennett
A reaction came, in which the passion for external beauty displayed itself in an intemperate outbreak of gaudiness and frivolity.Travels in South Kensington|Moncure Daniel Conway