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trashy

[trash-ee] /ˈtræʃ i/
adjective, trashier, trashiest.
1.
of the nature of trash; inferior in quality; rubbishy; useless or worthless.
2.
(of a field) strewn with trash, especially the withered vegetation from an earlier crop.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; trash + -y1
Related forms
trashily, adverb
trashiness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for trashiness

trashy

/ˈtræʃɪ/
adjective trashier, trashiest
1.
cheap, worthless, or badly made
Derived Forms
trashily, adverb
trashiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for trashiness

trashy

adj.

"worthless," 1610s, from trash (n.) + -y (2). Related: Trashiness.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for trashiness

trashy

adjective

Despicable; inferior; low-rent, low ride (1620+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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