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Dictionary entry overview: What does tacky mean?
• TACKY (adjective)
The adjective TACKY has 2 senses:
1. (of a glutinous liquid such as paint) not completely dried and slightly sticky to the touch
2. tastelessly showy
Familiarity information: TACKY used as an adjective is rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||tacky [BACK TO TOP]|
(of a glutinous liquid such as paint) not completely dried and slightly sticky to the touch
wet (covered or soaked with a liquid such as water)
|Sense 2||tacky [BACK TO TOP]|
a flash car / a flashy ring / garish colors / a gaudy costume / loud sport shirts / a meretricious yet stylish book / tawdry ornaments
tasteless (lacking aesthetic or social taste)
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