adjective, chees·i·er, chees·i·est.
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Example sentences from the Web for cheesy
Before the pandemic, if a Tinder match wrote to her with just a simple “hey” or a cheesy pickup line, she’d respond.
If you’re relying on an AI filter to bust out the cheesy grins, something’s gone very wrong.How to use advanced editing tools without ruining your photos|Harry Guinness|January 27, 2021|Popular Science
Holiday pop-up bars, with their cheesy decor, novelty drinks and singalong soundtracks, provide a sense of warmth and coziness in a season that’s both joyful and stressful.Savor the spirits of the season at these outdoor holiday-themed bars|Fritz Hahn|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
While fun, the movie features bouts of cheesy dialog that may be off-putting to some viewers.A documentary and a Bollywood film highlight two disparate paths in mathematics|Emily Conover|October 15, 2020|Science News
That’s how we got stuck with somewhat cheesy names for certain fundamental particles, such as “charm” and “strange” quarks, for example.‘The End of Everything’ explores the ways the universe could perish|Emily Conover|August 4, 2020|Science News
It's cheesy and ludicrous and, therefore, delightful; it's the reading equivalent of hate-watching.‘A Gronking to Remember’ Speed Read: 8 Naughtiest Bits|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He was grabbing my hips and he was pouring with perspiration and he had this cheesy smile.
Even on Beetlejuice, we were doing just really cheesy effects.Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel|Marlow Stern|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Our hopes have gotten so cheesy that even the cheese is ersatz.Tina Brown: Why Kim Kardashian Isn’t ‘Aspirational'|Tina Brown|April 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A cheesy slice of heaven tastes great, but how does it feel?
It is said to be very agreeable in flavor, but it must contain more cheesy matter than the butter from ordinary cream.Domestic Animals|Richard L. Allen
Cheesy is the best fellow in the world in some respects, but he cannot bring himself to speak well of a fellow behind his back.Can You Forgive Her?|Anthony Trollope
The contents, a cheesy-looking mass, may commonly be pressed out without difficulty.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
They themselves were covered with the cheesy substance typical of canker, and they bled on friction.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks
Chew a cheesy midnight "rabbit" And a grave you'll soon inhabit—Ah, to eat at all is such a foolish game.The Book of Humorous Verse|Various