brassy

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Same as brassie
Resembling brass

The cup had a brassy color.

Impudent; impudently bold

Don't get brassy with me, young lady!.

{a} hard as brass, made of brass, very bold
tastelessly showy; "a flash car"; "a flashy ring"; "garish colors"; "a gaudy costume"; "loud sport shirts"; "a meretricious yet stylish book"; "tawdry ornaments"
Of or pertaining to brass; having the nature, appearance, or hardness, of brass
A wooden club soled with brass
{i} something which is made of or similar to brass; insolent person, rude person
resembling the sound of a brass instrument
disapproval If you describe a woman's appearance or her behaviour as brassy, you think that she does not have good taste, and that she dresses or behaves in a way that is too loud or vulgar. Alec and his brassy blonde wife
{s} impudent; made of brass; like brass
Something that is brassy has a yellow metallic colour and sometimes looks cheap. A woman with big brassy ear-rings
unrestrained by convention or propriety; "an audacious trick to pull"; "a barefaced hypocrite"; "the most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim"- Los Angeles Times; "bold-faced lies"; "brazen arrogance"; "the modern world with its quick material successes and insolent belief in the boundless possibilities of progress"- Bertrand Russell
Brassy music is bold, harsh, and loud. Musicians blast their brassy jazz from street corners
brassiness
{n} a brassy nature or appearance
brassier
comparative of brassy
brassiest
superlative of brassy
brassily
In a brassy manner
brassiness
The characteristic of being brassy
brassiness
The state, condition, or quality of being brassy
brassy
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