adjective \ˈgrä-tē\

: of poor quality : very dirty or unpleasant


Full Definition of GROTTY

chiefly British
:  wretchedly shabby :  of poor quality; also :  filthy, gross

Examples of GROTTY

  1. I lived in a grotty flat.
  2. <get rid of that grotty old rag>

Origin of GROTTY

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1964

Rhymes with GROTTY


Next Word in the Dictionary: grotzen
Previous Word in the Dictionary: grottoed
All Words Near: grotty

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up grotty? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More