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tacky

adjective [-er/-est only]  /ˈtæk·i/ us  

tacky adjective [-er/-est only] (STICKY)

(of a substance) sticky: I left a fingerprint in the tacky paint.

tacky adjective [-er/-est only] (CHEAP)

infml disapproving cheap in quality or design: She reads those tacky romance novels.
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