Pronunciation of Slatternly
/slˈatənli/, /slˈatənli/, /s_l_ˈa_t_ə_n_l_i/
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Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for slatternly:
- They take small children to coast places of which they have only heard by name, and are dismayed to find there is no sand, no beach, no bathing- only hills steep as the blue slate- roofs; and a good deal in the " people's" part of the town, which is narrow, slatternly and disagreeable. - "Cornwall", G. E. Mitton.
- But instead of the big, motherly old figure, beaming at them from the toll- house door, a slatternly maid- servant said her mistress was out. - "The Iron Woman", Margaret Deland.
- After these potations, it is not surprising that the slatternly woman should have found herself, baby and all, under the care of the civil power at a police- station, or that Gentleman Jim and his ladye- love should have adjourned to sober themselves in the steaming gallery of a playhouse. - "M. or N. "Similia similibus curantur."", G.J. Whyte-Melville.