corny


corny

adjective

Definition of CORNY

1
appealing to the emotions in an obvious and tiresome way <corny violin music during the movie's love scenes>
Antonyms unsentimental
2
tiresomely obvious and unsophisticated <the audience groaned as the emcee told one corny joke after another>
Related Words countrified (also countryfied), down-home, folksy, rustic (also rustical); hick, hickish

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