Crossword Clue and Answers

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This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in Evening Standard Easy Crossword.

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  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Thursday, 2 Dec 2021
  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Thursday, 13 May 2021
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 18 May 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 22 Dec 2018
  • The New York Times Crossword - Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018

Crossword Answers

4 letters

Unproductive of success; "a fruitless search"; "futile years after her artistic peak"; "a sleeveless errand"; "a vain attempt"

5 letters

Superficially attractive and stylish; suggesting wealth or expense; "a glossy TV series"

PLUSH Mike Smallman
A fabric with a nap that is longer and softer than velvet

PROUD Mike Smallman
Having or displaying great dignity or nobility; "a gallant pageant"; "lofty ships"; "majestic cities"; "proud alpine peaks"

FUSSY Mike Smallman
Exacting especially about details; "a finicky eater"; "fussy about clothes"; "very particular about how her food was prepared"

WORDY Mike Smallman
Using or containing too many words; "long-winded (or windy) speakers"; "verbose and ineffective instructional methods"; "newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials"; "proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes"

CHEAP Mike Smallman
Relatively low in price or charging low prices; "it would have been cheap at twice the price"; "inexpensive family restaurants"

FLASH Mike Smallman
A lamp for providing momentary light to take a photograph

SWANK Mike Smallman
Elegance by virtue of being fashionable

TACKY Mike Smallman
Tastelessly showy; "a flash car"; "a flashy ring"; "garish colors"; "a gaudy costume"; "loud sport shirts"; "a meretricious yet stylish book"; "tawdry ornaments"

SHOWY Surinder Sobti

SOPPY Howard
Wet through and through; thoroughly wet; "stood at the door drenched (or soaked) by the rain"; "the speaker's sodden collar"; "soppy clothes"

6 letters

Imposingly fashionable and elegant; "a swank apartment"

(used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display


Marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details; "a flowery speech"; "ornate rhetoric taught out of the rule of Plato"-John Milton

In fancy clothing

7 letters

Characterized by water flying about haphazardly

8 letters

Suitable to or characteristic of drama; "a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape"; "a dramatic rescue at sea"

9 letters

GRANDIOSE Mike Smallman
Impressive because of unnecessary largeness or grandeur; used to show disapproval

10 letters

Showy tropical tree or shrub native to Madagascar; widely planted in tropical regions for its immense racemes of scarlet and orange flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana

11 letters

Intended to attract notice and impress others; "an ostentatious sable coat"

Recklessly wasteful; "prodigal in their expenditures"