Definition of Tawdriness in English :

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Tawdriness meaning in English

Meaning of Tawdriness in English

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Tawdriness pronunciation in English

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see synonyms of tawdriness
adjective -drier or -driest
cheap, showy, and of poor quality
tawdry jewellery

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see synonyms of tawdriness
adjectiveWord forms: ˈtawdrier or ˈtawdriest
cheap and showy; gaudy; sleazy

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adj. taw·dri·er, taw·dri·est
1. Gaudy and cheap in nature or appearance. See Synonyms at garish.
2. Shameful or indecent: tawdry secrets.
Cheap and gaudy finery.

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