One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘It is a spangly piece of tuneful easy listening, a record unashamed of a simple chorus and a driving rhythm.’
- ‘The bridge is busy on market days with old ladies going shopping, wiry farmers carrying shoulder poles hung with live ducks, and young women in spangly shoes carrying umbrellas to keep themselves out of the sun.’
- ‘Participants are being urged to get into the spirit by pulling on tight trousers or a spangly jumpsuit.’
- ‘It's a traditional, in-your-face, spangly panto and a fabulous family night out!’
- ‘Let's face it, even ignoring the lyrics, it's a spangly, sparkly pink feather boa of a song.’
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