kitschy
adjective see kitsch

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • kitschy — (adj.) 1965, from KITSCH (Cf. kitsch) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Related: Kitchiness …   Etymology dictionary

  • kitschy — [“kitfi] mod. trivial in spite of enormous popular appeal. □ A lot of people like kitschy art. □ This stuff is too kitschy for me …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • kitschy — kitsch ► NOUN ▪ art, objects, or design considered to be excessively garish or sentimental, but appreciated in an ironic or knowing way. DERIVATIVES kitschiness noun kitschy adjective. ORIGIN German …   English terms dictionary

  • kitschy — adjective effusively or insincerely emotional a bathetic novel maudlin expressions of sympathy mushy effusiveness a schmaltzy song sentimental soap operas slushy poetry • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • kitschy — See kitschify. * * * …   Universalium

  • kitschy — adjective Having the nature of kitsch. Syn: corny …   Wiktionary

  • kitschy — adj. cheap, in poor taste, overly sentimental …   English contemporary dictionary

  • kitschy style — sentimental style …   English contemporary dictionary

  • kitsch — kitschy, adj. /kich/, n. something of tawdry design, appearance, or content created to appeal to popular or undiscriminating taste. [1925 30; < G, deriv. of kitschen to throw together (a work of art)] * * * …   Universalium

  • Animotion — Infobox Musical artist Name = Animotion Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Genre = Synthpop Years active = 1983 ndash;1989, various reunions Label = Polygram Associated acts = Red Zone, Device URL =… …   Wikipedia

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