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(used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display

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We were a bit concerned about the soft ground, but she coped with it fine Silca's Sister had her odds slashed with William Hill going 11-1 from 25's and Ladbrokes 14-1 from 20's Flashy Wings heads the market at 8-1 with Hills and Ladbrokes.
As for 'flashy gestures', can you think of a building which has done more for a city than Gehry's museum in Bilbao?
McLaughlin believes Flashy Bull was injured last time out behind Lawyer Ron in the Whitney at Saratoga.
Sir Mark Prescott's Confidential Lady finished an excellent second to Speciosa in the British equivalent, while the Mick Channon-trained Flashy Wings was a disappointing 11th of the 13 runners.
The dialogue may be great fun to begin with as Slevin verbally spars with the gang bosses, but it gets awfully tedious awfully quickly, and no amount of flashy camerawork or
Once a van and race-car customizer, Armstrong draws on the flashy tricks of that trade (airbrush, resin, kitsch illusionism), as well as on a number of art-historical sources, primarily Northern Romanticism and Hudson River School.
In its second concerts of the season, Pacific Northwest Ballet's dancers were bold and beautiful, down and dirty, and wittily lyrical in a repertory show that ended with a flashy performance of Marius Petipa's Paquita.
In the west, flashy commercial architecture dominated the Kurfurstendamm area,(4) while the Internationales Bauausstellung (IBA) under Josef Paul Kleihues attempted to pull together the decayed Baroque structure of southern Friedrichstadt and Tiergarten with infills of social housing: it was a noble if fundamentally implausible attempt to recreate city life, but at least it preserved the urban pattern and allowed the two halves of the city to be reunited when the wall came down.
Twenty years later, he is a flashy marketing communications director spending his days fretting about corporate impotence and his nights worrying over the physical kind.
INVASOR'S trainer Kiaran McLaughlin has another string to his Grade 1 bow after Flashy Bull held on to defeat a charging Magna Graduate in the Stephen Foster Handicap, writes Dan Farley.
BEST BIT: The first hour or so is pretty flashy and high-octane...
Plans for Flashy Wings are undecided after the unbeaten filly pleased trainer Mick Channon in a spin on the gallops.
Already a monster hit in its native England, Beckham has it all: a big, fat ethnic wedding; a flashy rock soundtracks; nubile teenage girls in athletic shorts; irreverent end-credit outtakes; a none-too-heavy lesson in tolerance; and a climactic hetero goodbye kiss at the airport.
They've been investigating what information flashy male-bird feathers might reveal to females.
A even-tempered dancer, Gamero offered not so much a series of flashy moments as a steady, sometimes contemplative passage from rebellion to ravishment to repentance.