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[trash-ee] /ˈtræʃ i/
adjective, trashier, trashiest.
of the nature of trash; inferior in quality; rubbishy; useless or worthless.
(of a field) strewn with trash, especially the withered vegetation from an earlier crop.
Origin of trashy
1610-20; trash + -y1
Related forms
trashily, adverb
trashiness, noun Unabridged
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adjective trashier, trashiest
cheap, worthless, or badly made
Derived Forms
trashily, adverb
trashiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for trashy

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

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trash talk

noun phrase

Provocative insults addressed by one athlete to others: They learn about intimidation, bullying, bad call, trash talk, and that ends justify means/ Trash talking is littering the air at NBA stadiums (1990s+ Sports)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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