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  • 1 flaunting — index blatant (obtrusive), brazen, flagrant, grandiose, orgulous, proud (conceited) Burton s Lega …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Flaunting — Flaunt Flaunt (fl[aum]nt or fl[add]nt; 277), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flaunted}; p. pr. & vb. n.. {Flaunting}.] [Cf. dial. G. flandern to flutter, wave; perh. akin to E. flatter, flutter.] To throw or spread out; to flutter; to move ostentatiously;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 flaunting — adjective That flaunts; showy or gaudy …

    Wiktionary

  • 4 flaunting — Synonyms and related words: Gongoresque, Johnsonian, affected, bedizened, big sounding, blatant, blazon, blinding, brandish, brandishing, brave, bravura, braw, brazen, brazenfaced, brilliancy, chichi, colorful, convoluted, crude, daring, dash,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 5 flaunting — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. gaudy, ostentatious, pretentious; see ornate 1 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 6 flaunting — flÉ”nt ,flÉ‘nt /flɔːnt v. show off, boast, display showily …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 7 flaunting — a. Ostentatious, showy, flashy, garish, tawdry, gaudy …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 8 flaunting — flauntˈing or flauntˈy adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑flaunt …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 9 flaunt — [[t]flɔ͟ːnt[/t]] flaunts, flaunting, flaunted 1) VERB (disapproval) If you say that someone flaunts their possessions, abilities, or qualities, you mean that they display them in a very obvious way in, especially in order to try to obtain other… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 flaunt — verb Etymology: perhaps of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse flana to rush around Date: 1566 intransitive verb 1. to display or obtrude oneself to public notice < a great flaunting crowd Charles Dickens > 2. to wave or flutter showily < the… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 Flaunt — (fl[aum]nt or fl[add]nt; 277), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flaunted}; p. pr. & vb. n.. {Flaunting}.] [Cf. dial. G. flandern to flutter, wave; perh. akin to E. flatter, flutter.] To throw or spread out; to flutter; to move ostentatiously; as, a flaunting …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Flaunted — Flaunt Flaunt (fl[aum]nt or fl[add]nt; 277), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flaunted}; p. pr. & vb. n.. {Flaunting}.] [Cf. dial. G. flandern to flutter, wave; perh. akin to E. flatter, flutter.] To throw or spread out; to flutter; to move ostentatiously;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Cartel (rap group) — Infobox musical artist Name = Cartel Img capt = The re release edition of the Cartel album (2004) Img size = 250 Landscape = Background = group or band Birth name = Alper Ağa, M.Ali, Babalu, Erci E, İnceEfe, Kabus Kerim, Olcay Alias = Born = Died …

    Wikipedia

  • 14 List of lesbian periodicals — A list of notable Lesbian magazines, periodicals, newsletters, and journals.=Africa=outh Africa* Closet Magazine South Africa, c.1998 ? [http://www.clga.ca/Material/PeriodicalsLGBT/inven/oov/c3.htm ] * Legacy Lesbian Arts Magazine Johannesburg,… …

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  • 15 Luck (2009 film) — Infobox Film name = Luck image size = caption = director = Soham Shah producer = Shree Ashtavinayak Cinevision Ltd. writer = Renzil D Silva Soham Shah starring = Imran Khan Shruti Haasan Sanjay Dutt Mithun Chakraborty Danny Denzongpa Ravi Kishan… …

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  • 16 flaunt — flaunter, n. flauntingly, adv. /flawnt/, v.i. 1. to parade or display oneself conspicuously, defiantly, or boldly. 2. to wave conspicuously in the air. v.t. 3. to parade or display ostentatiously: to flaunt one s wealth. 4. to ignore or treat… …

    Universalium

  • 17 stealth shopper — n. A person who shops secretly to avoid flaunting wealth or to hide expenses from a spouse; a person who purchases expensive items that do not look expensive. stealth shopping pp. Example Citations: But such obvious excess is seriously frowned… …

    New words

  • 18 ostentation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Pretentious display Nouns 1. ostentation, ostentatiousness, display, show, flourish, parade; pomp, array, state, solemnity; dash, splash, glitter, strut; bombast, pomposity (see boasting); tinsel,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19 Ostentation — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Ostentation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 ostentation ostentation display show flourish parade etalage pomp array state solemnity Sgm: N 1 dash dash splash sp …

    English dictionary for students

  • 20 flaunt — /flɔnt / (say flawnt) verb (i) 1. to parade or display oneself conspicuously or boldly. 2. to wave conspicuously in the air. –verb (t) 3. to parade or display ostentatiously. –noun 4. the act of flaunting. {Scandinavian; compare Norwegian flanta… …

    Australian English dictionary