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dingy

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adjective din·gy \ˈdin-jē\

Simple Definition of dingy

  • : dark and dirty : not fresh or clean

Full Definition of dingy

din·gi·erdin·gi·est

din·gi·ly play \-jə-lē\ adverb
din·gi·ness play \-jē-nəs\ noun

Examples of dingy

  1. He's been staying in a dingy motel.

  2. <the bed sheets were pretty dingy so we threw them in the laundry pile>



Origin of dingy

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1691

Rhymes with dingy



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