Meaning of glitz

glitz

Pronunciation: (glits), [key]
— Slang. Slang.
—n.
  1. ostentatious glitter or sophistication: a cocktail lounge noted for its glitz.
—v.t.
  1. to add a showy sophistication to (often fol. by up): They glitzed up the lobby with a couple of fountains and a birdcage.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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