adjective, schlock·i·er, schlock·i·est. Slang.
Origin of schlocky
Related Words for schlockybase, broken-down, cheap, cheesy, common, dilapidated, dingy, discreditable, disgraceful, dishonorable, disreputable, gaudy, ignominious, inferior, inglorious, lousy, makeshift, mean, miserable, paltry
Examples from the Web for schlocky
Contemporary Examples of schlocky
It is both darker than its unpleasant reputation and, simultaneously, more enduringly majestic than a schlocky brochure.Delhi in Crisis: How Corruption Rotted a Great Capital
May 14, 2014
Sons of Anarchy has been called shallow, schlocky, and meandering.Television’s Finest Schlock: The ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Episode ‘One One Six’ Is So Damn Shakespearean
September 18, 2013
It sets the tone for the rest of the pilot episode, a schlocky collection of tired tropes and telegraphed setups.Charlie Sheen’s ‘Anger Management’ & Louis C.K.’s ‘Louie’: Comedy Clash
June 27, 2012
Roberto Bolano recounts a schlocky French zombie movie scene by scene.Horror Goes Highbrow
October 31, 2011
Piranha 3D, the new horror movie by director Alexandre Aja, which marks the big-screen return of the schlocky creature feature.Return of the Creature Feature!
August 19, 2010