: of, relating to, or suggestive of a slumslummy streets
Examples of slummy in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebEssaibi George was the only candidate with a real sense of scandal this campaign, due to her husband’s capitalistic slummy practices and questions surrounding her complicity.
BostonGlobe.com, 15 Sep. 2021 The idea and some of the money came from Ebenezer Howard, a farmer turned urban visionary who wanted to strike a balance between polluted, slummy cities and boring villages.
The Economist, 17 Apr. 2021
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