The conservative math professor surprised his colleagues by coming to work in a flamboyant, eye-catching, and bold chicken costume. Since there was no obvious reason for the professor’s flamboyant, showy dress, or for his energetic squawking through the hallways, folks assumed that something was wrong. Dr. Fowl’s flamboyant, colorful behavior was the result of losing a bet. He had guessed wrongly on the college team’s win and had to wear the mascot costume as payment.
Quiz: If a performer is described as flamboyant, what are they?
- They aren’t very talented and so tend to have small audiences.
- They are showy and dramatic in their dress and behavior.
- They are incredibly talented and worthy of praise.