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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 brassy /ˈbræsi/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Brass·y a.
 1. Of or pertaining to brass; having the nature, appearance, or hardness, of brass.
 2. Impudent; impudently bold. [Colloq.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Brass·y n. [Written also brassie and brassey.] Golf A wooden club soled with brass.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: resembling the sound of a brass instrument [syn: brasslike]
      2: tastelessly showy; "a flash car"; "a flashy ring"; "garish
         colors"; "a gaudy costume"; "loud sport shirts"; "a
         meretricious yet stylish book"; "tawdry ornaments" [syn: cheap,
          flash, flashy, garish, gaudy, gimcrack, loud,
          meretricious, tacky, tatty, tawdry, trashy]
      3: 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 [syn: audacious, barefaced, bodacious,
          bold-faced, brazen, brazen-faced, insolent]
      [also: brassiest, brassier]