HyperDic: brassy

English > 3 senses of the word brassy:
ADJECTIVEpertbrassy, brasslikeresembling the sound of a brass instrument
allbrassy, cheap, flash, flashy, garish, gaudy, gimcrack, loud, meretricious, tacky, tatty, tawdry, trashytastelessly showy
allbrassy, audacious, barefaced, bodacious, bald-faced, brazen, brazen-faced, insolentunrestrained by convention or propriety
brassy > pronunciation
Soundsbrae'siy
Rhymesabsorbency ... Yangtze: 255 rhymes with siy...
English > brassy: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningresembling the sound of a brass instrument.
Synonymbrasslike
Nounsbrassa wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece
brassthe section of a band or orchestra that plays brass instruments
English > brassy: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningtastelessly showy.
Synonymscheap, flash, flashy, garish, gaudy, gimcrack, loud, meretricious, tacky, tatty, tawdry, trashy
Broadertastelesslacking aesthetic or social taste
Spanishchillón, estridente, hortera, llamativo, vistoso, vulgar
Catalancridaner, estrident, llampant, vulgar
English > brassy: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningunrestrained by convention or propriety.
Synonymsaudacious, barefaced, bodacious, bald-faced, brazen, brazen-faced, insolent
BroaderunashamedUsed of persons or their behavior
Spanishdescarado, impudente, insolente
Catalandescarat, insolent
Nounsbrassimpudent aggressiveness

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