scuzzy

adjective scuz·zy \ ˈskə-zē \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of scuzzy

scuzzier; scuzziest
slang
:dirty, shabby, or foul in condition or character

Examples of scuzzy in a Sentence

  1. He is a scuzzy guy.

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Origin and Etymology of scuzzy

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SCUZZY Defined for English Language Learners

scuzzy

adjective

Definition of scuzzy for English Language Learners

  • : dirty, dishonest, or unpleasant


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