Meaning of “tacky” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “tacky” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tackyadjective [ -er/-est only ]

us /ˈtæk·i/

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.

(Definition of “tacky” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)