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slatternly

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adjective slat·tern·ly \ˈsla-tərn-lē\

Definition of slatternly

  1. 1 :  untidy and dirty through habitual neglect; also :  careless, disorderly

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of a slut or prostitute

slatternliness

noun


Examples of slatternly in a sentence

  1. <the biography portrays the poet as a debauched scoundrel whose companions were slatternly women and not the chaste maids he celebrated in his lyrics>



1677

First Known Use of slatternly

1677


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