- trash·i·ly, adverb
- trash·i·ness, noun
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How to use trashy in a sentence
They can often end up being called a “poor life choice” or “trashy.”Tattoos Have A Long History Going Back To The Ancient World – And Also To Colonialism | LGBTQ-Editor | September 13, 2021 | No Straight News
A bit louder, a bit trashier, a bit drunker, and more easily bought.
They want Marvin to be as mean and as lonely and as trashy as the characters he portrays.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile | Robert Ward | January 3, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
The four or five thrillers a year that de Villiers churned out from 1966 until his death in 2013 were amazingly trashy.This Sexy Thriller Is Just the Document the Benghazi Commission Needs | Christopher Dickey | September 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Consider the trashy, silky sweatpants sent down the runway by Jarrar, complete with thick stripes running down the legs.What’s Haute, What’s Not: The Meaning of Modern Couture | Liza Foreman | July 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Couture Week in Paris is a blur of highly-priced luxury, some of it luxe, some of it trashy-looking.What’s Haute, What’s Not: The Meaning of Modern Couture | Liza Foreman | July 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Sure, her looks may be designer, but, as she has been described countless times, here style is still trashy.
They talk and think about it enough in a certain way, and with such poor aids as trashy novels and paltry gossip.The Hearth-Stone | Samuel Osgood
Dr. Farrar made thousands out of his trashy volumes, and his publishers netted a fortune.Flowers of Freethought | George W. Foote
trashy thought and base utterance could not cheat his soul of her integrity; the vileness of Salt Lane had nothing to do with him.
When a steamer is about to start, book-pedlers crowd on board with baskets full of their—generally speaking—trashy ware.Lands of the Slave and the Free | Henry A. Murray
They have no taste for history or biography, or anything but cheap, trashy, sensational novels.How to Succeed | Orison Swett Marden
British Dictionary definitions for trashy
cheap, worthless, or badly made
- trashily, adverb
- trashiness, noun
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