schlockmeister

   (SHLOK-my-ster) [Yiddish, German] One who sells or deals in worthless goods; a junk dealer.

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  • schlockmeister — ☆ schlockmeister [shläkmīs′tər ] n. [ SCHLOCK + Ger meister < L magister, MASTER: modeled on Ger bürgermeister, etc.] Slang a person who deals in shoddy goods; specif., a writer, filmmaker, etc. who produces kitsch …   English World dictionary

  • schlockmeister — /shlok muy steuhr/, n. Slang. a person who deals in or sells inferior or worthless goods; junk dealer. [1960 65, Amer.; SCHLOCK + Yiddish mayster or G Meister master craftsman; MHG meister, OHG meistar < L magister; see MASTER] * * * …   Universalium

  • schlockmeister — noun A writer of schlock; an author, film director, etc. who produces tasteless and inferior works …   Wiktionary

  • schlockmeister — schlock·meis·ter …   English syllables

  • schlockmeister — noun (slang) a merchant who deals in shoddy or inferior merchandise • Syn: ↑shlockmeister • Usage Domain: ↑slang, ↑cant, ↑jargon, ↑lingo, ↑argot, ↑pato …   Useful english dictionary

  • Larry Buchanan — (born Marcus Larry Seale Jr.) (January 31, 1923 ndash; December 2, 2004) was a film director, producer and writer, who proclaimed himself a schlockmeister . Many of his titles have landed on worst movie lists, but all at least broke even and many …   Wikipedia

  • Free, White and 21 — is a 1963 movie by self proclaimed schlockmeister , Larry Buchanan. It was based on the true story of the controversial trial of a black man accused of raping a white woman in Dallas, Texas in the 1960s. The central conflict in this film is… …   Wikipedia

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