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Definition of tawdriness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    tawdriness

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈtɔːdrinəs//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɔːdrinəs//
     
    [uncountable] (disapproving)
     
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  1. 1the fact of being cheap and of low quality, although intended to be bright and attractive
  2. 2the quality of being extremely unpleasant or offensive, involving low moral standards