Sticky; adhesive; raw; -- said of paint, varnish, etc., when not well dried.
- Slightly adhesive or gummy to the touch; sticky.
- Informal Neglected and in a state of disrepair: a tacky old cabin in the woods.
- Lacking style or good taste; tawdry: tacky clothes.
- Distasteful or offensive; tasteless: a tacky remark.