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tacky

adjective (STICKY)    /ˈtæk.i/
sticky; (especially of paint or glue) not completely dryGlues and gluing and stickiness tackiness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Glues and gluing and stickinessInformal words for badRubbish and wasteSerious and unpleasantNot of good quality
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