splashy

[splash-ee]
adjective, splashier, splashiest.
1.
making a splash or splashes.
2.
making the sound of splashing.
3.
full of or marked by splashes, or irregular spots; spotty.
4.
making an ostentatious display; showy.

Origin:
1825–35; splash + -y1

splashily, adverb
splashiness, noun
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splashy (ˈsplæʃɪ)
 
adj , splashier, splashiest
1.  having irregular marks
2.  informal done to attract attention or make a sensation; showy
3.  making a splash or splashes
 
splashily
 
adv
 
splashiness
 
n

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Example sentences
Too many end up believing the loud, pushy, splashy crackpots.
Not all star relief efforts are splashy fundraisers and telethons.
Apple had a splashy week, and it didn't even announce new gizmos.
Made-for-television movies rarely warrant splashy premieres.
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