Synonyms for showy

Synonyms for (adjective) showy

Synonyms: showy, glossy

Definition: superficially attractive and stylish; suggesting wealth or expense

Usage: a glossy TV series

Similar words: attractive

Definition: pleasing to the eye or mind especially through beauty or charm

Usage: a remarkably attractive young man; an attractive personality; attractive clothes; a book with attractive illustrations


Synonyms: gaudy, flashy, jazzy, showy, sporty

Definition: (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display

Similar words: colorful, colourful

Definition: striking in variety and interest

Usage: a colorful period of history; a colorful character; colorful language


Synonyms: showy

Definition: displaying brilliance and virtuosity

Similar words: theatrical

Definition: suited to or characteristic of the stage or theater

Usage: a theatrical pose; one of the most theatrical figures in public life


Synonyms: flamboyant, splashy, showy

Definition: marked by ostentation but often tasteless

Usage: a cheap showy rhinestone bracelet; a splashy half-page ad

Similar words: pretentious, ostentatious

Definition: intended to attract notice and impress others

Usage: an ostentatious sable coat