schlocky

[shlok-ee]
adjective, schlockier, schlockiest. Slang.
schlock ( def 1 ).
Also, shlocky.


Origin:
schlock + -y1

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schlock definition

[ʃlɑk]
  1. n.
    inferior merchandise. (From German schlacke, “dregs” via Yiddish.) : That store has nothing but schlock.
  2. mod.
    and schlocky. [ˈʃlɑki]cheap; junky; inferior. : Schlocky stuff like this I can get from a no overhead mail order.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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The network has helped bring about its own destruction by putting on dozens of schlocky, half-baked shows over the years.
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