fancy-schmancy

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fancy-schmancy

slang Very, perhaps overly, showy or elaborate. Well, that's a fancy-schmancy outfit—I didn't realize this party was such a dressy occasion.

fancy-schmancy

(ˈfæntsiˈʃmæntsi)
mod. fancy; very fancy. This one is just too fancy-schmancy for Heidi.
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To the end, Sholem Aleichem was triskaidekaphobic, which is a fancy-shmancy way of saying that he lived in dread of the number 13.
But this isn't some sort fancy-shmancy, ivory tower symposium, RTTF.
Behind all the ribbon cutting ceremonies, evening galas and the fancy-shmancy luncheons, there is a meat and potatoes kind of character.
It's true that most of the attention is on fancy-shmancy electronic distribution, to a Web site or in an e-mail blast or the like.
tour, winery presdent Arturo Cousino hosted a fancy-shmancy dinner in San Francisco to introduce writer types to the first wines from his family's new Bum Estate.
Our idea is to buy up struggling inner-city hospitals and turn them into profit centers--no doctors, no nurses, no fancy-shmancy machines and best of all, no messy malpractice suits.
Laugh in the face of stale cheese and pickle sarnies with this fancy-shmancy Sushi Bento Box from Marks & Spencer.
They're not looking for fancy-shmancy. They think of cutlery as a tool."