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sleazy

adjective

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1 having loose sexual morals
  • a sleazy lothario who is always on the make

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3 being of a material lacking in sturdiness or substance
  • these cheap, sleazy curtains would do a poor job of blocking those wintertime blasts of cold air

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The first known use of sleazy was circa 1645

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“Sleazy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sleazy. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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