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Shabby

Pronunciation of Shabby
/ʃˈabi/, /ʃˈabi/, /ʃ_ˈa_b_i/

Antonyms for shabby:

new, fresh, good, brand-new, nice, unused, honorable, respectable.

Synonyms for shabby:

Sense 1

Despisable, frowzy, slatternly, down-at-heel, delinquent, economical, low quality, second class, seedy.

Sense 2

substandard, obnoxious, low-grade, dishonest, scrubby, detestable, faded, abhorrent, windblown, despicable, nefarious, rude, vile, lousy, disreputable, loathsome, tattered, windswept, contemptible, second-rate, sorry, repugnant, bedraggled, Decaying, abominable.

Sense 3

shoddy, mediocre, wretched, inferior, decrepit, antipathetic, infamous.

Sense 4

rundown.

Sense 6

low.

Sense 7

rotten.

Sense 8

nasty.

Sense 11

broken-down.

Sense 12

common.

dilapidated

run down.

frumpy

dowdy.

parsimonious

stingy.

poverty-stricken

mangy.

ragged

threadbare.

shoddy

sleazy.

small-minded

mean.

tattered

ragged.

worn

old, worn.

bedraggled (adjective)

slovenly.

broken-down; in poor shape (adjective)

tacky, decrepit, poor, tattered, scruffy, seedy, mean, mangy, frayed, bedraggled, ratty, ragged, worn-out, crummy, squalid, scrubby, dingy, shoddy, faded, sleazy, Decaying, wretched, disreputable, moth-eaten, dilapidated, worn, threadbare, poverty-stricken.

cheap (adjective)

tawdry.

despicable (adjective)

sorry, dishonorable, dirty, cheap, sordid, beggarly, low, Despisable, rotten, stingy, contemptible.

dishonest (adjective)

dirty.

disreputable (adjective)

sleazy.

inferior (adjective)

low-grade.

lousy (adjective)

crummy.

mean (adjective)

down-at-heel.

poor (adjective)

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

second-class (adjective)

second class.

shredded (adjective)

tattered.

slovenly (adjective)

slovenly, disheveled, sloppy, squalid, careless, dirty, messy, unkempt, neglectful.

tattered (adjective)

raggedy.

unclean (adjective)

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

lowly (adverb)

humble.

Sense 2 (noun)

tattered, mangy, sleazy, down-at-heel, bedraggled, decrepit, rundown, Decaying, shoddy.

Sense 4 (noun)

windblown, low-grade, low quality, frowzy, substandard, common, mediocre, second class, second-rate, windswept, inferior.

inconsiderate (noun)

rude, contemptible, stingy, low, mean.

shabby (noun)

tatty, worn, ratty, dishonorable, moth-eaten, dishonourable.

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