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Definitions from WordNet

Noun tackiness has 1 sense
  1. cheapness, tackiness, tat, sleaze - tastelessness by virtue of being cheap and vulgar
    --1 is a kind of tastelessness

Definitions from the Web



1. The quality or state of being tacky or sticky.

Sample Sentence: The hot weather caused the tackiness of the candy.

2. The quality of being tasteless, cheap, or vulgar.

Sample Sentence: The bright pink walls in the room added an air of tackiness to the overall decor.


1. Having a sticky or adhesive quality.

Sample Sentence: The new glue formula has increased the tackiness of the adhesive.

2. Lacking style or sophistication; tasteless.

Sample Sentence: The outfit she wore to the party was incredibly tacky.

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