Examples of trashy in a Sentence
Her outfit was a bit trashy.
I know that sequined shirt cost a lot of money, but I still think it looks kind of trashy.
Recent Examples of trashy from the Web
In adapting the best-selling novel from Peter Benchley, Spielberg tossed the trashy subplots and focused on the elemental conflict: man vs. nature, mined for maximum tension and scares.
After 48 hours of mocking and dismissing the right's whataboutism, suddenly the left was on defense — and turning to Trump's history of trashy talk, including the use of the very word that so infuriated them Thursday.
There are maybe 15 tents pitched in the Square, and another five or six trashy heaps of canvas and tarp that were tents the day before, but were left behind by people lucky enough to score real housing nearby.
Every time Gossip Wolf checks out the northwest Indiana scene, there's another awesome, trashy punk band to get excited about!
But aside from a few shuffling catatonics, that latter constituency here is chiefly represented by Juno Temple's Violet, a tampon-tossing trashy Southerner with a head full of stringy braids and an instant animosity toward Sawyer.
After this queasy encounter, Kiya kidnaps Marshall, intent on mining him for trashy clicks.
But their families ate the fish at home because here’s nothing trashy at all about them.
And there’s a drunken cyclops who writes trashy romance novels, but may secretly be the galaxy’s leading intellectual.
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TRASHY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of trashy for English Language Learners
: not decent or respectable : involving improper behavior
: very low in quality
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