Examples of scruffy in a Sentence
The neighborhood is full of dilapidated houses with scruffy backyards.
dressed in scruffy old clothes to clean out the garage
Origin and Etymology of scruffy
English dialect scruff something worthless
First Known Use: 1871
SCRUFFY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of scruffy for English Language Learners
: not neat, clean, or orderly
SCRUFFY Defined for Kids
Definition of scruffy for Students
: dirty or shabby in appearance
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