Squalid - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Squalid.

DIRTY
MANGY
RATTY
SEAMY
SEEDY
SLEAZY
SORDID
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DIRTY
  1. spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination; "the air near the foundry was always dirty"; "a dirty bomb releases enormous amounts of long-lived radioactive fallout"
  2. make soiled, filthy, or dirty; "don't soil your clothes when you play outside!"
  3. unethical or dishonest; "dirty police officers"; "a sordid political campaign"
  4. violating accepted standards or rules; "a dirty fighter"; "used foul means to gain power"; "a nasty unsporting serve"; "fined for unsportsmanlike behavior"
  5. expressing or revealing hostility or dislike; "dirty looks"
  6. obtained illegally or by improper means; "dirty money"; "ill-gotten gains"
  7. (of a manuscript) defaced with changes; "foul (or dirty) copy"
  8. vile; despicable; "a dirty (or lousy) trick"; "a filthy traitor"
  9. (of color) discolored by impurities; not bright and clear; "dirty" is often used in combination; "a dirty (or dingy) white"; "the muddied grey of
MANGY
  1. having many worn or threadbare spots in the nap; "a mangy carpet"; "a mangy old fur coat"
RATTY
  1. dirty and infested with rats
  2. showing signs of wear and tear; "a ratty old overcoat"; "shabby furniture"; "an old house with dirty windows and tatty curtains"
  3. of or characteristic of rats
SEAMY
  1. morally degraded; "a seedy district"; "the seamy side of life"; "sleazy characters hanging around casinos"; "sleazy storefronts with...dirt on the walls"- Seattle Weekly; "the sordid details of his orgies stank under his very nostrils"- James Joyce; "the squalid atmosphere of intrigue and betrayal"
  2. showing a seam
SEEDY
  1. morally degraded; "a seedy district"; "the seamy side of life"; "sleazy characters hanging around casinos"; "sleazy storefronts with...dirt on the walls"- Seattle Weekly; "the sordid details of his orgies stank under his very nostrils"- James Joyce; "the squalid atmosphere of intrigue and betrayal"
  2. full of seeds; "as seedy as a fig"
  3. somewhat ill or prone to illness; "my poor ailing grandmother"; "feeling a bit indisposed today"; "you look a little peaked"; "feeling poorly"; "a sickly child"; "is unwell and can't come to work"
  4. shabby and untidy; "a surge of ragged scruffy children"; "he was soiled and seedy and fragrant with gin"- Mark Twain
SLEAZY
  1. of very poor quality; flimsy
  2. of cloth; thin and loosely woven; "the coat has a sleazy lining"
  3. morally degraded; "a seedy district"; "the seamy side of life"; "sleazy characters hanging around casinos"; "sleazy storefronts with...dirt on the walls"- Seattle Weekly; "the sordid details of his orgies stank under his very nostrils"- James Joyce; "the squalid atmosphere of intrigue and betrayal"
SORDID
  1. meanly avaricious and mercenary; "sordid avarice"; "sordid material interests"
  2. foul and run-down and repulsive; "a flyblown bar on the edge of town"; "a squalid overcrowded apartment in the poorest part of town"; "squalid living conditions"; "sordid shantytowns"
  3. unethical or dishonest; "dirty police officers"; "a sordid political campaign"
  4. morally degraded; "a seedy district"; "the seamy side of life"; "sleazy characters hanging around casinos"; "sleazy storefronts with...dirt on the walls"- Seattle Weekly; "the sordid details of his orgies stank under his very nostrils"- James Joyce; "the squalid atmosphere of intrigue and betrayal"
  5. Dirty
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/11/2018 9:00am

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