(informal) Overdramatic, excessively emotional or clichéd, trite, contrived.
‘a cheesy song;’; ‘a cheesy movie’;
Associated with the upper classes.
‘She talks with a posh accent.’;
Of or relating to cheese.
‘This sandwich is full of cheesy goodness.’;
Stylish, elegant, exclusive (expensive).
‘After the performance they went out to a very posh restaurant.’;
Resembling, or containing cheese.
‘a cheesy flavor;’; ‘cheesy nachos’; ‘I like pizzas with a cheesy crust.’;
Snobbish, materialistic, prejudiced, under the illusion that one is better than everyone else.
‘We have a right posh git moving in next door’;
(informal) Cheap, of poor quality.
An exclamation expressing derision.
Exaggerated and likely to be forced or insincere.
fragments produced by an impact
Having the nature, qualities, taste, form, consistency, or appearance of cheese.
of very poor quality
(normally in the phrasal verb posh up) To make posh, or posher.
like cheese in taste, smell, or consistency
‘a pungent, cheesy sauce’;
elegant and fashionable;
‘classy clothes’; ‘a classy dame’; ‘a posh restaurant’; ‘a swish pastry shop on the Rue du Bac’;
cheap and of low quality
‘cheesy motel rooms’;
hackneyed and obviously sentimental
‘an album of cheesy pop hits’;
(of a smile) exaggerated and likely to be insincere
‘a cheesy grin’;