Pronunciation of Scruffy
/skɹˈʌfɪ/, /skɹˈʌfɪ/, /s_k_ɹ_ˈʌ_f_ɪ/

Antonyms for scruffy:

tidy, kempt.

Synonyms for scruffy:

Sense 1

frowzy, raggedy, ratty, tatty, down-at-heel, slatternly, disheveled.

Sense 2

faded, mangy, windblown, tattered, bedraggled, scrubby, Decaying, windswept.

Sense 3

shoddy, decrepit.

Sense 4

rundown, ragged.

Sense 5


Sense 11


Other synonyms and related words:

decrepit, windblown, dog-eared, shoddy, dumpy, scrubby, bedraggled, ratty, timeworn, mangy, seedy, tumbledown, frowzy, tatterdemalion, seamy, ragged, worn, slatternly, down-at-heel, broken-down, miserable, sleazy, windswept, moth-eaten, threadbare, tattered, bombed-out, neglected, faded, disheveled, rundown, down-at-the-heels, Decaying, raggedy, tatty.

all (adjective)


mean (adjective)


poor (adjective)

busted, squalid, hand-to-mouth, pauper, impoverished, destitute, poor, have-not, beggarly, down-and-out, poverty-stricken, penniless, bankrupt, homeless, shabby, embarrassed, penurious, distressed, bereft, dilapidated.

rough, bedraggled (adjective)

mangy, shabby, tattered, seedy, frowzy, untidy, slovenly, ragged, threadbare.

seedy (adjective)


unclean (adjective)

festering, defiled, icky, insalubrious, infectious, squalid, sordid, unhygenic, impure, untidy, mucky, toxic, unclean, unsanitary, scatological, dingy, odious, filthy, muddy, crummy, dirty, grungy, offensive, slovenly, sloppy, foul, obscene, shabby, septic, murky, disgusting, grimy, dusty, smutty, fetid, grubby, putrid.

Sense 1 (noun)

disheveled, down-at-heel, rundown, tatty, tattered, faded, windswept, scrubby, broken-down, ragged, Decaying, threadbare, bedraggled, shoddy, raggedy, ratty, windblown, mangy, decrepit, frowzy.

scruffy (noun)

worn, seedy.

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