sleazebag

noun
sleaze·​bag | \ ˈslēz-ˌbag How to pronounce sleazebag (audio) also -ˌbāg also ˈslāz- \

Definition of sleazebag

slang
: a sleazy person

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Examples of sleazebag in a Sentence

She was involved with some sleazebag.
Recent Examples on the Web Staggering drunkenly into the office one night with an entourage of partying sleazebags, Ford gropes Ashley for all to see and makes lewd comments. John Defore, The Hollywood Reporter, 6 Mar. 2020 Cillian Murphy plays an Irish gun buyer with a cause; Armie Hammer, Sharlto Copley and Babou Ceesay are among the idiosyncratic sleazebags doing the selling. Glenn Kenny, New York Times, 20 Apr. 2017

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First Known Use of sleazebag

1981, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sleazebag was in 1981

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“Sleazebag.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sleazebag. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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