What does the word meretricious mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • MERETRICIOUSLY.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • MERETRICIOUSNESS.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Deceitfully or artificially attractive; vulgar and tawdry; wanton.

Usage examples for meretricious

  1. It is so beautiful that I'm dreadfully afraid it is meretricious. – A Venetian June by Anna Fuller
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