Showy is a synonym of gorgeous.
As adjectives the difference between showy and gorgeous
is that showy
is (sometimes|derogatory) calling attention; flashy; standing out to the eye while gorgeous
is (of a person or place) very beautiful.
(sometimes, derogatory) calling attention; flashy; standing out to the eye
(of a person or place) very beautiful.
- All the contest judges agreed that Brigitt was absolutely gorgeous .
(rare) Very enjoyable, pleasant, tasty etc.
- The sunsets in Hawaii are gorgeous .
- Israeli hummus is absolutely gorgeous .
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