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kitschnoun [U]

uk   us   /kɪtʃ/
kitschy
adjective uk   us   /ˈkɪtʃ.i/
a kitschy gilt-framed ​mirror
(Definition of kitsch from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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kitschnoun [U]

 us   /kɪtʃ/
showyart or ​cheap, ​decorativeobjects that are ​attractive to ​people who are ​thought to ​lack any ​appreciation of ​style or ​beauty: She ​collects all ​sorts of kitsch, like these ​ceramic figurines of ​moviestars.
(Definition of kitsch from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “kitsch”
in Chinese (Simplified) 俗气的装饰品, 庸俗的艺术品…
in Turkish zevksiz popüler sanat/süsler/tasarım vb…
in Russian китч, дешевка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 俗氣的裝飾品, 庸俗的藝術品…
in Polish kicz…
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