cheesy cheesy  /ˈtʃi zi/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of very poor quality; flimsy

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Gays conduct their relationships as though they are acting out some cheesy pop song: You have to make my heart beat faster for me to love you.
  2. Gone are the completely cheesy cardboard glasses, replaced with slightly less cheesy disposable plastic-frame glasses that have gray lenses.
  3. But the movie, All the King's Men, is not a cheesy, made-for-TV biopic.

News

  1. Cheesy, porky stuffed jalapeños

    Spicy, cheesy and porky. You really can't go wrong with stuffed jalapeno peppers for Father's Day. They work perfectly as a precursor to a grilled entree or on a platter of other savory munchies while watching the game.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Eureka Times-Standard

  2. Cheesy jalapeños perfect for popping

    Spicy, cheesy and piled with pork. You really can't go wrong with stuffed jalapeño peppers for Father's Day.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Columbian

  3. Cheesy, porky stuffed jalapenos just for dad

    Spicy, cheesy and porky. You really can't go wrong with stuffed jalapeno peppers for Father's Day. They work perfectly as a precursor to a grilled entree or on a platter of other savory munchies while watching the game.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: LA.com

Quotes

  1. "At the risk of sounding cheesy and cliche, the truth is, I love what I do and I love my job, and there is an aspect of that being dreamlike. It's hard for me to credit the fact that I've managed to be able to do what I love doing, I mean, even get...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Christopher Nolan Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "I was really kind of skeptical about this project," said Anderson Cooper, who will host the program Nov. 27 from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. "I was wondering how it would work. I thought it would seem cheesy in some way. I was actually...
    on Oct 9, 2008 By: Anderson Cooper Source: Newsweek

  3. "The actors were wonderful. And I didn't care about the sets or anything like that or the cheesy spaceship," Shatner says. "I think that's what happens in `Star Trek.' Your eye goes past all the faults because you're concentrated on the...
    on Jun 7, 2008 By: William Shatner Source: FOXNews

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