Synonyms and related words:
absolute, arrant, atrocious, bedazzling, blatant, blazing, blinding, bold, brazen, brazenfaced, bright, bright and shining, brilliant, capital, cheap, chintzy, classical, clean-cut, clear, clear as crystal, clear-cut, coarse, colorful, complete, conspicuous, consummate, crass, crude, crystal-clear, dazzling, decided, defined, definite, definitive, disgraceful, distinct, downright, effulgent, egregious, evident, excessive, extravagant, extreme, flagitious, flagrant, flamboyant, flaming, flaring, flashy, flaunting, fulgent, fulgid, garish, gaudy, glary, gorgeous, gross, hanging out, harsh, heinous, in focus, in relief, in the foreground, inordinate, intolerable, loud, lurid, manifest, meretricious, notable, noticeable, notorious, obtrusive, obvious, ostensible, out-and-out, outrageous, outright, outstanding, overbright, overt, patent, perfect, plain, positive, precious, profound, prominent, pronounced, proper, rank, raw, refulgent, regular, resplendent, salient, scandalous, screaming, sensational, shameless, shattering, shocking, shrieking, spectacular, splendent, splendid, splendorous, staring, stark, stark-staring, sticking out, striking, strong, superlative, surpassing, tawdry, the veriest, thorough, thoroughgoing, tinsel, total, unbearable, unconcealed, unconscionable, undeniable, unequivocal, unmistakable, unmitigated, unqualified, unrelieved, unspoiled, utter, visible, vivid, vulgar, well-defined, well-marked, well-pronounced, well-resolved

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.


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  • Glaring — Glar ing, a. Clear; notorious; open and bold; barefaced; as, a glaring crime. {Glar ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glaring — [adj1] obvious, unconcealed audacious, blatant, brazen, capital, conspicuous, crying, egregious, evident, excessive, extreme, flagrant, gross, inordinate, manifest, noticeable, obtrusive, open, outrageous, outstanding, overt, patent, protrusive,… …   New thesaurus

  • glaring — [gler′iŋ] adj. 1. shining with a too bright, dazzling light 2. too bright and showy 3. staring in a fierce, angry manner 4. too obvious to be overlooked [a glaring mistake] glaringly adv …   English World dictionary

  • glaring — I adjective apparent, blatant, bright, brilliant, clear, conspicuous, crude, distinct, downright, egregious, evident, extreme, flagrant, flamboyant, flashy, flaunting, garish, glittering, intense, loud, manifest, noticeable, notorious, obtrusive …   Law dictionary

  • glaring — (adj.) late 14c., from prp. of GLARE (Cf. glare). Meaning obtrusively conspicuous is from 1706 …   Etymology dictionary

  • glaring — adj *flagrant, gross, rank Analogous words: *noticeable, conspicuous, outstanding: obtrusive (see IMPERTINENT): extreme, *excessive, inordinate …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • glaring — adjective 1 very bad and very noticeable: the glaring injustices of the Soviet legal system | glaring error/mistake: The report contained a number of glaring errors. 2 too bright and difficult to look at: the glaring light of the headlamps… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • glaring — glar|ing [ˈgleərıŋ US ˈgler ] adj 1.) very bad and very noticeable = ↑obvious ▪ The book s most glaring omission is the lack of an index. ▪ a glaring example of political corruption 2.) too bright and difficult to look at ▪ the glaring light of… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • glaring — glar|ing [ glerıŋ ] adjective 1. ) a glaring mistake is very obvious 2. ) a glaring light shines very brightly in a way that makes you feel uncomfortable …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • glaring — [[t]gle͟ərɪŋ[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n (emphasis) If you describe something bad as glaring, you are emphasizing that it is very obvious and easily seen or noticed. → See also glare I never saw such a glaring example of misrepresentation. Syn:… …   English dictionary

  • glaring — adjective 1) glaring lights Syn: dazzling, blinding, blazing, strong, bright, harsh Ant: soft, dim 2) a glaring omission Syn: obvious …   Thesaurus of popular words

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