garish: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (gâr'ish, gar'-), [key]
— adj.
  1. crudely or tastelessly colorful, showy, or elaborate, as clothes or decoration.
  2. excessively ornate or elaborate, as buildings or writings.
  3. dressed in or ornamented with bright colors.
  4. excessively bright; glaring.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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