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  • adj. comparative form of kitschy: more kitschy

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Examples

  • For variety, there was the 12 Girls Band, wielding traditional instruments like a Chinese Riverdance troupe only kitschier, unless you like Mozart played on erhu (Chinese violin) with a funk beat.

    Live Earth: Earnest Crooners and a “Supersonic Speed Machine” in Australia, China and Japan - ArtsBeat Blog - NYTimes.com

  • I'm just not used to seeing the word 'English' anywhere, unless it's prefacing the words 'cream tea' outside the kitschier kind of tea shop - or introducing a Vogue fashion spread, alongside the words 'eccentric,' 'eclectic,' and 'tweed.'

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  • As Gwen, a waitress in one of Boston's kitschier Hungarian restaurants, she blithely beds down with Newton Davis (Steve Martin), a nice-guy architect.

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  • They don't come any kitschier than The Devil's Advocate, which has McDeep things to tell us about Good and Evil, love and lust, free will and fate.

    New York's A Helluva Town

  • I also get a kick out of the blow-up Barneys tho we don't see too many of those per se out in rural Idaho-- but I am a sucker for some of the kitschier aspects of Christmas.

    The Bishop's Wife (1947)

  • This was during his "black oak period," when he painted portraits and group portraits of people standing before a massive Louisiana oak, and before he got into his kitschier and incredibly successful "blue dog period," creating hundreds of paintings and silkscreens featuring a rather anxious-looking spaniel.

    Archive 2007-07-01

  • Speaking of Pet Shop Boys, here's a much kitschier video that was very popular in Moscow last time I was there.

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  • Arguably there is no catchier, kitschier symbol of the American spirit than a lemonade stand.

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  • The Sound of Music medley rung out on tinkling cowbells, it doesn't get much kitschier than this.

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  • While I don't want to mess with the integrity of this thread by suggesting I've read Professor Dutton's book, I do want to point out he has written wonderfully on kitsch, and would probably be comfortable treating the kitschier aspects of the Pleistocene Eden if it suited him to do that.

    3quarksdaily

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