English to Afrikaans Meaning :: garish

Garish :
kakelbont
- kakelbontlelikgarishness
 

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Adjective(1) tastelessly showy

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(1) Some teenagers in garish tight polyester dresses saunter past, deep in conversation.(2) But if I do, I promise not to make it put the pages in some microscopic font with garish colours.(3) Only the garish turquoise silk tie and the glint in his pale blue eyes detract from this picture of geriatric gentlemanliness.(4) The paper on which the books were printed was flimsy and cheap, and the books sold chiefly on the strength of their garish covers.(5) Soft, fluid fabrics will flatter your curves, but avoid frills and garish prints, as these will drown you.(6) She is famous for her garish sculptural pieces that are made from the cheap and mass-produced.(7) All of the garish constructions below him have been built for the nouveau riche with relatives working abroad.(8) The combination of garish cartoon colours and brash graphic quality is totally euphoric.(9) For those who are not acquainted with Christmas crackers, they're little packages in garish paper.(10) There was once a brashness about Norman, signified by those garish shirts and the trademark wide-brimmed hat.(11) My straight blonde hair was positively garish in a room full of dyed-red perms.(12) In this increasingly garish context, there can be no denying the reassuring twinkle of a traditional fairy light.(13) Maybe he received a garish jumper, a lurid tie or an outsized pair of slippers in his seasonal gifts.(14) The old people were wearing garish colours, which I could never have imagined they would dare to put on.(15) The Quakers started like a team with championship ambition, as purposeful and bright as their garish yellow shirts.(16) While it has some appealing features, I found it garish with curvy lines and bright colors.
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(1) garish ::
kakelbont
Synonyms
Adjective
1. gaudy ::
bont
2. lurid ::
guur
3. loud ::
hard
4. harsh ::
harde
5. glaring ::
flagrante
6. violent ::
gewelddadige
7. showy ::
pronkerig
9. brassy ::
onbeschaamd
10. brash ::
parmantige
11. tasteless ::
smaaklose
12. in bad taste ::
in swak smaak
13. tawdry ::
opgedirkt
14. vulgar ::
vulgêre
15. unattractive ::
onaantreklike
16. bilious ::
bilious
17. flash ::
flits
18. flashy ::
flitsende
19. tacky ::
onhandig
20. tinselly ::
tinselly
21. neon ::
neon
Antonyms
1. conservative ::
konserwatief
2. quiet ::
stil
Different Forms
garish, garishly, garishness
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