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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Tastelessly showy; Showing signs of wear and tear.

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective, : a tatty production of a Shakespearean play. ,an old house with dirty windows and tatty curtains
  • Strictly Come Dancing: Viewers outraged by tiny and 'tatty' dresses that are cheapening the show
  • Of course - everybody knows it, but in these days of 'tatty' talent shows, he rarely gets a mention.
  • I looked at a tatty apartment complex I was passing. for more
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