Pronunciation of Unsanitary
/ʌnsˈanɪtəɹi/, /ʌnsˈanɪtəɹi/, /ʌ_n_s_ˈa_n_ɪ_t_ə_ɹ_i/

Synonyms for unsanitary:

Other synonyms and related words:

scuzzy, noisome, insanitary, messy, bloody, gory, unwashed, unhealthful.

dirty (adjective)

scuzzy, mucky, spotted, slovenly, unhygienic.

dirty, unclean (adjective)

dusty, filthy, foul, muddy, unhealthful, messy, sloppy, grimy, contaminated, unhygienic, unhealthy.

unclean (adjective)

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

unhealthy (adjective)

unwholesome, diseased, unhealthy, malignant, contagious, pestilent, unhygienic, noxious, pathological, insalubrious, deadly, gangrenous, contaminated, toxic, poisonous, septic, infected.

unsanitary (noun)

insanitary, unhealthful, unhygienic.

dirty (verb)

scuzzy, scrubby, unwashed, bedraggled, sleazy, impurity, messy, bloodstained, bloody, spotted, gory, turbid, noisome, grotty, used.

Usage examples for unsanitary:

  • Unsanitary conditions sometimes prevail at factories where the foods are packed. - "School and Home Cooking", Carlotta C. Greer.
  • Marie's health improved slowly, due in part to the unsanitary conditions of her home. - "An Anarchist Woman", Hutchins Hapgood.

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