kitsch kitsch  /ˈkɪtʃ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) excessively garish or sentimental art; usually considered in bad taste

Usage(s):

  1. He exhibited a taste for kitsch and spectacle unrivaled in professional sports.
  2. You go for the Sicilian kitsch--the plastic flowers, the bronze-tinted mirrors, the piped-in Godfather theme.
  3. Nothing is more adored by cubicle-dwelling Gen-Xers than geek kitsch.

News

  1. Taylor Kitsch Goes Blonde for The Normal Heart Movie Role: Picture

    Taylor Kitsch goes blonde for his role in upcoming Ryan Murphy film The Normal Heart. Credit: Koki Nagahama/Getty Images; Splash News Online
    on June 13, 2013     Source: US Weekly

  2. Kanye West Denies Cheating Allegations

    Kanye West responds to cheating allegations - ET Online Katie Couric's hilarious Freudian slip with Henry Cavill - HuffPost Celebrity What ex Carson Daly thinks of Jennifer Love Hewitt's engagement - Us Weekly January Jones gets bangs - People Does Kate Middleton have an early due date? - The Daily Beast You might not recognize Taylor Kitsch - Lainey Gossip Will Smith embarrasses son Jaden on ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PopSugar

  3. Exhibition in London: "Utopia" by Ghazaleh Avarzamani

    "Utopia" showcases Ghazaleh's Rococo themed needlepoint embroideries which are mixed with contemporary Iranian imagery. These are inspired by the kitsch interpretations of Goblin tapestries. The tapestries are embroidered by hand, tying in with Ghazaleh's belief that the revival of skilled craft is central to the artistic process.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Payvand Iran News

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Quotes

  1. Blackwell said Hilton - who topped his list two years ago - "still looks like yesterday's cheesecake ...... with a side of kitsch."
    on Jan 10, 2006 By: Mr Blackwell Source: FOXNews

  2. "I don't like the idea of a Scientology member playing my father," Stauffenberg's eldest son, Berthold Count von Stauffenberg, 72, said in an interview with the Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper on June 22. "I'm afraid only awful kitsch will...
    on Jul 6, 2007 By: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck Source: Bloomberg

  3. Mayor Massimo Cacciari said he found it "simply comic" that a Venetian cultural institution should reward "the most kitsch images about Venice and its future."
    on Sep 29, 2008 By: Massimo Cacciari Source: Reuters UK

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