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ˈgrʌb igrub·by

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  1. grubby, Myxocephalus aenaeusadjective

    small sculpin of the coast of New England

    Antonyms:
    clean

  2. grubbyadjective

    infested with grubs

    Synonyms:
    grimy, dingy, begrimed, grungy, raunchy

    Antonyms:
    clean

  3. begrimed, dingy, grimy, grubby, grungy, raunchyadjective

    thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot

    "a miner's begrimed face"; "dingy linen"; "grimy hands"; "grubby little fingers"; "a grungy kitchen"

    Synonyms:
    grimy, dreary, grungy, muddied, dingy, drear, grim, dirty, gloomy, dismal, blue, dark, begrimed, drab, raunchy, salacious, obscene, lewd, sorry, muddy, disconsolate

    Antonyms:
    clean

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "grubby":

    crooked

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