sleaze factor

Definition of sleaze factor

:dishonesty
  • The newspaper editorial addresses the sleaze factor in political campaigns.

Word by Word Definitions

sleaze play
  1. : sleazy quality, appearance, or behavior

  2. : a sleazy person

factor play
  1. : one who acts or transacts business for another: such as

  2. : broker

  3. : one that lends money to producers and dealers (as on the security of accounts receivable)

  1. : to work as a factor

  2. : to resolve into factors

  3. : to include or admit as a factor


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