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Art or entertainment that is tawdry, garish, or overly sentimental in design, especially in order to appeal to broad and undiscerning popular tastes. The film is the sort of kitsch designed to appeal to tenderhearted adolescents and young adults. The little souvenir shop sells all kinds of kitsch meant to idealize the quaint pastoral simplicity of rural Ireland.
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n. any form of entertainment—movies, books, plays—with enormous popular appeal. This kitsch sells like mad in the big city.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.