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But that category is full of showy performances, and George is not the showboating role in that play.A Tony Voter on Bryan Cranston’s Overrated LBJ, Neil Patrick Harris’s Underwhelming Hedwig|Michael Musto|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The showy accoutrements of state power have replaced the vestments of resistance.
Oh, and I had a traditionally showy headdress out of the same fabric.Crisis Group and Hillary Clinton Honor Women in Pursuit of Peace|Swanee Hunt|December 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The category gives actors the chance to do showy, attention-grabbing work, stepping into ready-made characters.
It is an archetypal Leigh Fermor anecdote: beautifully written, fabulously romantic and just a little showy.
Among these showy and high-bred soldiers, the hours passed delightfully.
The leaf is small and light green, and it is quite (p. 384) a showy plant when in blossom.
It is to genuine politeness and good breeding, what the showy paste is to the pure diamond.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
The flowers do not have the showy colored bracts which forms so prominent a feature in those of many other plants.Philippine Mats|Hugo H. Miller
There is a showy boot shop now where the Business College used to be; the new place is in Kingsway.In Accordance with the Evidence|Oliver Onions