Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: garish
IPA transcription: [ɡ'ɛɹɪʃ]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: brassy, cheap, flash, flashy, garish, gaudy, gimcrack, loud, meretricious, tacky, tatty, tawdry, trashy
    Meaning: tastelessly showy; "a flash car"; "a flashy ring"; "garish colors"; "a gaudy costume"; "loud sport shirts"; "a meretricious yet stylish book"; "tawdry ornaments"
Usage examples
  • For what garish purpose could she want to use bunches of roses cut out of chintz curtains?