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English definition of “kitsch”

kitsch

noun [U] uk   /kɪtʃ/ us  
art, decorative objects, or design considered by many people to be ugly, without style, or false but enjoyed by other people, often because they are funny: His home's full of 1950s kitsch.Rubbish and wasteEnvironmental issues
kitschy
adjective uk   /ˈkɪtʃ.i/ us  
a kitschy gilt-framed mirrorInformal words for badRubbish and wasteSerious and unpleasantNot of good quality
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