skeevy

adjective
skee·​vy | \ˈskē-vē \
skeevier; skeeviest

Definition of skeevy 

slang

: morally or physically repulsive : disgusting, sleazy

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In '90s cult classic Empire Records, a record store on the brink of closure throws a signing party for Rex Manning, a skeevy pop star who eventually leaves the establishment in a huff after coming to blows with the scrappy staff. Hilary Hughes, Billboard, "'Empire Records' Star Ethan Embry Says Kurt Cobain Inspired Rex Manning Day," 8 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of skeevy

1976, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for skeevy

Italian schifo disgust & schifare to sicken, disgust

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