Squalid - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 01/09/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Squalid.

5 letter answer(s) to squalid

DIRTY
  1. unpleasantly stormy; "there's dirty weather in the offing"
  2. soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime; "dirty unswept sidewalks"; "a child in dirty overalls"; "dirty slums"; "piles of dirty dishes"; "put his dirty feet on the clean sheet"; "wore an unclean shirt"; "mining is a dirty job"; "Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves"
  3. (of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency; "dirty words"; "a dirty old man"; "dirty books and movies"; "boys telling dirty jokes"; "has a dirty mouth"
  4. make soiled, filthy, or dirty; "don't soil your clothes when you play outside!"
  5. 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"
  6. unethical or dishonest; "dirty police officers"; "a sordid political campaign"
  7. violating accepted standards or rules;
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

6 letter answer(s) to squalid

GRUBBY
  1. thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot; "a miner's begrimed face"; "dingy linen"; "grimy hands"; "grubby little fingers"; "a grungy kitchen"
  2. infested with grubs
  3. small sculpin of the coast of New England
SLEAZY
  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. of very poor quality; flimsy
  3. of cloth; thin and loosely woven; "the coat has a sleazy lining"
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

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