Need another word that means the same as “kitschy”? Find 13 synonyms for “kitschy” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Kitschy” are: bathetic, drippy, hokey, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, sappy, schmaltzy, schmalzy, sentimental, slushy, soppy, soupy
Kitschy as an Adjective
Definitions of "Kitschy" as an adjective
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “kitschy” as an adjective can have the following definitions:
- Effusively or insincerely emotional.
- (of art, objects, or design) considered to be in poor taste because of excessive garishness or sentimentality, but sometimes appreciated in an ironic or knowing way.
Synonyms of "Kitschy" as an adjective (13 Words)
|bathetic||Producing an unintentional effect of anticlimax.|
A bathetic novel.
|drippy||Leaking in drops.|
A hokey tear jerker.
|maudlin||Effusively or insincerely emotional.|
A maudlin jukebox tune.
|mawkish||Effusively or insincerely emotional.|
The mawkish smell of warm beer.
|sappy||Abounding in sap.|
Sappy maple trees.
|schmalzy||Effusively or insincerely emotional.|
|sentimental||Given to or marked by sentiment or sentimentality.|
She felt a sentimental attachment to the place creep over her.
|slushy||Resembling, consisting of, or covered with slush.|
|soppy||Effusively or insincerely emotional.|
An enjoyably soppy story.
|soupy||Having the appearance or consistency of soup.|
Usage Examples of "Kitschy" as an adjective
- Kitschy souvenir shops.
- Kitschy pop culture.