a sophisticated form of camp2
Artwork, theater performance, items of decoration, etc, that are so outrageously old-fashioned, so blatantly injurious to good contemporary taste, as to assume a sort of special value by their very egregiousness: His way of lisping Shirley Temple lyrics is high camp (1954+)
noun 1. (modifier) having a high carbohydrate content: high-carb foods
- High-carbon steel
noun 1. steel containing between 0.5 and 1.5 per cent carbon
- High-card pool
[hahy-kahrd] /ˈhaɪˌkɑrd/ noun, Cards. 1. .
[hahy-chair] /ˈhaɪˌtʃɛər/ noun 1. a tall having arms and very long legs and usually a removable tray for food, for use by a very young child during meals. /ˈhaɪˌtʃɛə/ noun 1. a long-legged chair for a child, esp one with a table-like tray used at meal times