The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of flashy

flashy

adjective

  • overly fancy in a way intended to attract attention.
                                                                      

                                                   

    Citation from "Search Committee 1", The Office (US TV), Season 7 Episode 25 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                          

                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

    Citation from "You've Got Male", Happy Endings (TV), Season 1 Episode 9 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Oct 28 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jun 13 2011.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

None found.

Slang terms with the same root words

None. How about some random words?

Definitions include: young, fashionable, boisterous, streetwise male.
Definitions include: "What's going on?"
Definitions include: the walk performed when wearing saggy pants and holding them up by the crotch.
Definitions include: in the middle of something usually not good and having no control over it, have to go where you gotta go 2. everyone wants a piece of ya.
Definitions include: in a nutshell
Definitions include: acronym for "I don't get it".
Definitions include: see 86.
Definitions include: federal prison.
Definitions include: intoxicated to the point of incomprehension. You usually can't talk, walk, think, hear, etc.
Definitions include: "no."

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(4)  
No longer use it(0)  
Heard it but never used it(1)  
Have never heard it(1)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 3 votes: 40%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/flashy">flashy</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/flashy flashy]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.