trailer trash


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trailer (park) trash

derogatory slur A poor, uneducated, and unsophisticated person who lives in or was raised in a trailer park. Just because I come from a caravan park doesn't make me trailer trash. I'm working on my PhD at Harvard, for goodness' sake! I don't want my daughter going out with trailer park trash like him!
See also: trailer, trash

trailer trash

n. the poorest of people who live in run-down house trailers in bad neighborhoods. (Used with singular or plural force. Rude and derogatory.) She’s just trailer trash. Probably doesn’t even own shoes.
See also: trailer, trash
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19 The less than classy Christina Aguilera says your engagement ring looks like it came from shopping channel QVC - and she brands you trailer trash.
CELEBRITY CARAVANS Continuing the trailer trash theme, actress Minnie Driver has revealed she lives in a mobile home when she's Stateside.
ROUGH AND READY: Baseball cap, baggy trousers and a jacket four sizes too big complete Britney's trailer trash look; LOVE HURTS: That bite mark on Britney's neck, the Bet Lynch look complete with cigarette, and a T-shirt with her fiance's name emblazoned right across it; BOTTOM OF THE CLASS: Britney strolls with fiance Kevin Federline while wearing a slip over her swimsuit, those everlasting shorts, and showing off more than a little cellulite; FLASHY FEMALE: Sun-bathing at an LA hotel and an engagement ring to make Gerald Ratner proud; FRENCH KISSER: Britney at the Cannes film festival
The singer showed the true meaning of Trailer Trash when she left the spiritual gathering wearing a fluorescent orange Adidas tracksuit and an equally bright Von Dutch baseball cap.
She's not trailer trash, but she sure acts that way.
He plays a white trailer trash guy called Jimmy from Detroit who hangs with the brothers, nicks their attitude and raps and becomes a megastar.
With wild eyes, pen marks on her legs and over-inflated chest tucked into a trailer trash bra, the words fright night spring to mind.