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English definition of “tacky”

tacky

adjective (LOW QUALITY)    /ˈtæk.i/ informal disapproving
of cheap quality or in bad style : The shop sold tacky souvenirs and ornaments .Informal words for badRubbish and wasteSerious and unpleasantNot of good qualityCosting or worth little or no moneyNot of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for bad tackiness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Glues and gluing and stickinessInformal words for badRubbish and wasteSerious and unpleasantNot of good quality
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