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sleazy

slea·zy

sleazy

 
pronunciation:
sli zi
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
inflections: sleazier, sleaziest
definition 1: base or disreputable.
I don't enjoy his sleazy jokes.She works in a sleazy night club.
antonyms:
reputable
similar words:
base, cheap, seamy
definition 2: flimsy or poorly made, as a shoddy garment.
She looked cold in her sleazy nightgown.
similar words:
cheap
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derivations: sleazily (adv.), sleaziness (n.)