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meretricious-adjective  /ˌmɛrɪˈtrɪʃəs/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[mer-i-trish-uhs]
1. alluring by a show of flashy or vulgar attractions; tawdry.
2. based on pretense, deception, or insincerity.
3. pertaining to or characteristic of a prostitute.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/meretricious

Her meretricious beauty was not something to be aspired to, but as she was famous among younger girls, there was a whole generation lacking class.
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