schlock

play
adjective \ˈshläk\
variants: or

schlocky

play \ˈshlä-kē\ or less commonly

or

shlocky

Definition of schlock

  1. :  of low quality or value

schlock

noun

Examples of schlock in a sentence

  1. <a tourist trap selling schlock souvenirs>

Origin and Etymology of schlock

perhaps from Yiddish shlak evil, nuisance, literally, blow


First Known Use: 1916



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