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noun pl. gauderies
gaudy, or ostentatious, appearance, clothes, etc.; finery
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
noun pl. gaud·er·ies
Showy or gaudy decoration; ostentatious or pretentious show.