clinquant definition

  • adjective:
    • Glittering with gold or tinsel.
    • glittery
    • Glittering; dressed in, or overlaid with, tinsel finery.
    • glittering with gold or silver
  • noun:
    • Imitation gold-leaf; tinsel; sparkle.
    • Dutch steel
    • Tinsel; Dutch silver.
    • Yellow copper; Dutch silver; a showy, cheap alloy.
    • Tinsel; untrue glitter.
  • others:
    • Decked with garish finery; glittering; flashy. In addition clinkant.

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