chavish

chav

[chav]
noun Chiefly British Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
a person who wears fashionable brands, flashy jewelry, etc., but is regarded as having bad or lower-class taste.

Origin:
1995-2000; perhaps < Romany chavo ‘boy, youth’ or chavi ‘baby, child’

chavish, chavvy, adjective
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chav (tʃæv)
 
n
informal, derogatory (Southern English) a young working-class person whose tastes, although sometimes expensive, are considered vulgar by some
 
[perhaps from Romany chavi a child]
 
'chavish
 
adj

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chav
British slang, "antisocial youth," by 2004, of unknown origin.
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