The Sumiyoshi-kai, with close to 11,000 members, is based in Tokyo, with offices in the luxurious Ginza area and flashy Akasaka.
It was important that she look less “flashy” at lunch so that she would be taken seriously.
Where the goods are extravagant and flashy, the characters are there to match.
The most stunning part of his game has also been the least flashy, his defense.
It seems the Academy favored Hawkes' flashy, windshield-busting turn over Garfield's more subdued performance.
He had removed his collar, tie, and flashy diamond pin, and was diligently wrapping the thong of a black-jack about his wrist.
She was a large, flashy woman, wearing a quantity of cheap jewellery.
To enhance her value as a feature in the eyes of the countrymen she wore a gorgeous crown set with cheap but flashy stones.
His clothes were flashy, and he "sported" several large diamonds.
After the meeting the pastor of the Baptists, an high notionist and a flashy man, asked me what must be damned.
[carnival sense fr earlier meaning of flats, ''playing cards,'' or fr earlier meaning ''dishonest dice'']