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Definition 1: (Britain) a celebratory reunion feast or entertainment held a college - [noun denoting group]

(gaudy is a kind of ...) a ceremonial dinner party for many people

(gaudy belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 2: (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for gaudy in the sense of this definition

(gaudy is similar to ...) striking in variety and interest

"a colorful period of history" "a colorful character" "colorful language"

Definition 3: tastelessly showy - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where gaudy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a flash car
  • a flashy ring
  • garish colors
  • a gaudy costume
  • loud sport shirts
  • a meretricious yet stylish book
  • tawdry ornaments

Synonyms for gaudy in the sense of this definition

(gaudy is similar to ...) lacking aesthetic or social taste

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