skee·​zy | \ ˈskē-zē How to pronounce skeezy (audio) \
skeezier; skeeziest

Definition of skeezy

: morally or physically disgusting or repulsive : skeevy, sleazy In Sleeping With Other Friends, Matthew has slicked hair parted to the side with a thin mustache. He looks like a skeezy guy that you wouldn't trust.— Dino-Ray Ramos We're supposed to cheer when Johnny flouts liquor laws and gets away with serving underage girls. Instead it just feels skeezy.— Devan Coggan I was so disgusted that I looked up his girlfriend on a social-networking site and sent her a copy of the conversation, thinking that she had a right to see how skeezy he really was.Cosmopolitan It seemed very clean—except, of course, the bathrooms, which seem to be skeezy almost everywhere.— Beth Whitehouse

First Known Use of skeezy

1992, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for skeezy

phonesthemic word, perhaps blending skeevy and sleazy

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“Skeezy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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