Slang trash; rubbish
Origin of dreckYiddish drek from German dreck, dirt from Indo-European an unverified form (s)treg- from base an unverified form (s)ter-, unclean matter from source Classical Latin stercus, excrement
- Worthless, distasteful, or nonsensical material: “the dreck that generally passes for the modern sitcom” ( David Carr )
- Rubbish; trash.
Origin of dreckGerman dirt, trash and Yiddish drek excrement both from Middle High German drec dung, filth from Old High German; see sker-3 in Indo-European roots.