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cheesy | cheesey

Meaning: of very low quality; not stylish or tasteful

For example:

  • The dialogue in that movie was so cheesy. Nobody really talks like that!

  • How can a band write a song as good as their first one, and then do one as cheesey as this? Can't they tell the difference?

Note: "corny" and "lame" have similar meanings

Quick Quiz:

Diana said that the new TV show about doctors is really cheesy, so she'll
  1. watch it again next week
  2. never watch it again
  3. never see a doctor again

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