Brassy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbræsi|  American pronunciation of the word brassy
Brit.  |ˈbrɑːsi|  British pronunciation of the word brassy

adjective

- tastelessly showy (syn: cheap, flash, flashy, garish, gaudy, gimcrack, loud, meretricious, tacky, tatty, tawdry, trashy)
- unrestrained by convention or propriety (syn: audacious, bald-faced, barefaced, bodacious, brazen, brazen-faced, insolent)

Examples

...a brassy customer insisted on arriving late and still being taken first...

Word forms

adjective
comparative: brassier
superlative: brassiest
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