What does tacky mean?

tacky in AZ Dictionary

(a) somewhat adhesive or gummy to the touch; sticky.
(a) Informal Neglected plus a state of disrepair: a tacky old cabin when you look at the woods.
(a) Lacking design or good taste; tawdry: tacky clothes.
(n) An ill-conditioned, ill-fed, or neglected horse; additionally, a person in a like problem.
(n) An ill-fed or overlooked horse; a rough, bony nag: occasionally used in addition of people into the love condition. Additionally tackey and ticky.
(n) an extended and stout part of mimosa using thorns left on at the conclusion.
Unkempt; rough; shabby; ill-fed: said of people or animals.
Bad; poor; miserable.
Adhesive; sticky; tenacious: noting viscous substances or areas. In addition tackey.

tacky in Community Dictionary

The feature of something/someone trying to grab somebody's interest with low priced strategies to overplay their worth. by Virgie KerseyReport definition
gaudy, flamboyant, and showy in clothing;wearing a lot of gold jewellery; pimp-like look; by Wynell SaltzReport definition
Marijuana, weed, cannabis, such a thing of this type by Angla HonReport definition
Someone that is overdressed/overdone and is just a show off by AshaReport definition
In bad style. This use, as opposed to the actual information, started in the outlying Southern but features since been followed to be used all over the country plus in urban options. by NikoleReport definition

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  • Synonym for "tacky"
    • sticky, adhesive, raw, unkempt, gaudy
  • Phrases for "tacky"
    • tacky sweater, tacky memorabilia, plain tacky, tacky tie, tacky affair
  • Rhyme for "tacky"
    • Iraqi, Jackie, Jacky, blackie, jakie
  • Cross Reference for "tacky"
    • tacky party
  • Equivalent for "tacky"
    • tasteless, wet
  • Same Context for "tacky"
    • sleazy, ill-fitting, threadbare, creepy, viscous
  • Variant for "tacky"
    • tackiest, tackier
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