Garishly in a sentence

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Definition of Garishly

  • in a tastelessly garish manner

How to use garishly in a sentence. Garishly pronunciation.

The floor, which was black and polished, was strewn with tiger skins; and little, inlaid tables and garishly colored cushions were spread about in confusion, whilst cushioned divans occupied the visible corners of the place.
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There were spaces of intense blue among the rolling clouds, and between the storm past and the storm to come the whole moorland world was lavishly, garishly bright.
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But at this hour surfaces showed garishly, and obscured the depths.
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She ran out of the room swiftly-a light-footed, warm-spirited, dramatic little thing, set off so garishly in the bodice with the plush trimming; but she had a big heart, and the man knew it.
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For half a mile it blazed out ahead of them, two garishly lighted rows of shacks, big tents, log buildings, and rough board structures, with a rough, wide street between.
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In this way a place-name conveyed to them a definite idea, for they had seen half-a-dozen somewhat garishly coloured presentments of it.
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A garishly illuminated van was backed against the kerb; from its open stern, half resting on the street, half supported by some glistening athletes, the end of the largest packing-case in the county of Middlesex might have been seen protruding; while, on the steps of the house, the burly person of the driver and the slim figure of a young girl stood as upon a stage, disputing.
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He had supposed, when he thought of the girl at all, that she would always be rather Spanish, an exotic creature rather garishly dressed, nervously eager, craving excitement such as may be had in cabarets on Broadway, with a marked inclination for the lighter life of pleasure.
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Under the beating illumination every detail of the huge vessel stood out garishly.
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Their sole possible rivals were half a dozen garishly bound Middle School prizes, machine-tooled, and to be mistaken for treasures only at a distance of several yards.
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If you approach by the road past the railway-station it is the same, for only garishly new hotels and villas are to be seen on the high ground, and not a vestige of the fishing-town can be discovered.
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Examples of Garishly

Example #1
The lighting was very "advanced": a lamp, having a kaleidoscopic shade, swung from the center of the roof low into the room and furnished all the illumination.
Example #2
One apparently looked down into this apartment from some spot elevated fourteen feet or more above the floor level.
Example #3
Meanwhile Lucy went to church, and had the bliss of feeling that she made one too many in the omnibus, and that, squeeze herself as small as she might, she was still crushing Miss Danby's new dress-a fact of which both mother and daughter were clearly aware.
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He paused at the top of the pasture-fields to look at the farm.
Example #5
Probably her regret appeared in her face.
Example #6
Yet in the bottom of their hearts those two were excellently paired, the very twin halves of a perfect whole; and their love was pure.