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[glit-see] /ˈglɪt si/

adjective, glitzier, glitziest. Slang.
pretentiously or tastelessly showy:
a glitzy gown.
adjective glitzier, glitziest
(slang) showily attractive; flashy or glittery

1966, from Yiddish glitz “glitter,” from German glitzern “sparkle” (see glitter).


Blatantly scintillant; flashy; gaudy: and a glitzy sister who has backed into degeneracy

[1966+; fr German or Yiddish glitzern, ”glitter, glisten”]


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