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Antonyms for dowdy
ˈdaʊ didowdy

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term dowdy.

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dowdy

    Antonyms:
    clean, cleanly, dapper, natty, neat, nice, orderly, prim, spruce, tidy, trim

    Synonyms:
    dirty, disorderly, negligent, rough, rude, slouchy, slovenly, soiled, uncared for, unkempt, untidy

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dowdy

    Antonyms:
    stylish, dressy, gay, modish, gorgeous, dandified, tawdry

    Synonyms:
    dull, shabby, common, plain, homely, dingy, scrubby

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  1. Dowding, Hugh Dowding, Baron Hugh Caswall Tremenheere Dowding, Dowdynoun

    British marshal of the RAF who commanded the British air defense forces that defeated the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain (1882-1970)

    Antonyms:
    stylish, fashionable

    Synonyms:
    pandowdy

  2. dowdy, pandowdyadjective

    deep-dish apple dessert covered with a rich crust

    Antonyms:
    fashionable, stylish

    Synonyms:
    pandowdy

  3. dowdyadjective

    lacking in smartness or taste

    "a dowdy grey outfit"; "a clean and sunny but completely dowdy room"

    Antonyms:
    stylish, fashionable

    Synonyms:
    frumpish, frumpy

  4. dowdy, frumpy, frumpishadjective

    primly out of date

    "nothing so frumpish as last year's gambling game"

    Antonyms:
    fashionable, stylish

    Synonyms:
    frumpish, frumpy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dowdyadjective

    Antonyms:
    neat

    Synonyms:
    vulgar-looking, slovenly, untidy, slatternly, frowzy

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