Examples of dreck in a Sentence
The movie was pure dreck.
he poured the dreck she called soup down the drain
Recent Examples of dreck from the Web
A decade later, this oddball video game subgenre finally arrived for home consoles in the form of dreck like the Sega CD’s Night Trap.
The movie is twenty minutes too long, and most of those minutes are consumed, near the end, by pyrotechnic dreck.
But among all the dreck over the years, one movie-game has stood out as an unlikely example of quality: Spider-Man 2, released by Activision in 2004.
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Origin and Etymology of dreck
Yiddish drek & German Dreck, from Middle High German drec; akin to Old English threax rubbish
First Known Use: 1922See Words from the same year
DRECK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dreck for English Language Learners
: something that is of very bad quality : trash or rubbish
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