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Another way to describe aesthetics/people/experiences that are basic. It was coined by a now 23 year old white woman in 2013 while a student at Beverly Hills High School, on whom the irony is apparently lost. According to the New York Times, "cheugy (pronounced chew-gee) can be used, broadly, to describe someone who is out of date or trying too hard."
Person 1: Did you read that article in the New York Times about cheugy? It was pretty cheugy!

Person 2: Yah, they keep trying to make cheugy happen.

Person 1: Don't worry, it's not going to happen.
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The opposite of trendy. Stylish in middle school and high school but no longer in style. Used when someone still follows these out of date trends. This may include but not be limited to fashion, habits on social media, usage of slang, etc.
My friend told me to change out of my favorite pair of Miss Me jeans because they were cheugy.
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A word that one uses if they are a judgemental bitch.
I think that is cheugy because I am a jugemental bitch.
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A catch all word to describe anything that is basic, uncool or untrendy. According to The New York Times, "cheugy (pronounced chew-gee) can be used, broadly, to describe someone who is out of date or trying too hard."

Things that are cheugy:

The New York Times
PT Cruisers
Goldendoodles

Australians

Addison Rae
White people
Billionaires

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Any early gen z or millennial woman (usually white and From the Midwest) heavily dependent on main stream Basic “artsy” culture to make up her personality ranging from the ages of her early 20s to mid 30s
“Oh my God Jessica won’t stop talking about her volunteer trip to...(insert name of Impoverished foreign country here) she is such a cheugy
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Another way to describe aesthetics/people/experiences that are basic. It was coined by a now 23 year old white woman in 2013 while a student at Beverly Hills High School, on whom the irony is apparently lost. According to the New York Times, "cheugy (pronounced chew-gee) can be used, broadly, to describe someone who is out of date or trying too hard."
Person 1: Did you read that article in the New York Times about cheugy? It was pretty cheugy!

Person 2: Yah, they keep trying to make cheugy happen.

Person 1: Don't worry, it's not going to happen.
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