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Synonyms for nastinessnas·ti·ness

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  1. filth, filthiness, foulness, nastinessnoun

    a state characterized by foul or disgusting dirt and refuse

    malodorousness, obscenity, stinkiness, grease, spitefulness, foulness, cattiness, crud, dirty word, filthiness, raininess, stain, soil, fetidness, rankness, grunge, spite, filth, bitchiness, dirt, smut, vulgarism, skank, grime


  2. cattiness, bitchiness, spite, spitefulness, nastinessnoun

    malevolence by virtue of being malicious or spiteful or nasty

    cattiness, filth, spite, spitefulness, venom, malice, filthiness, bitchiness, foulness, maliciousness


  3. nastinessnoun

    the quality of being unpleasant

    "I flinched at the nastiness of his wound"

    cattiness, bitchiness, filth, spitefulness, spite, filthiness, foulness


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  1. nastinessnoun

    filth, filthiness, dirtiness, foulness, impurity, uncleanness, pollution, defilement, squalor

  2. nastinessnoun

    obscenity, smuttiness, indecency, ribaldry

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. nastinessnoun

    squalor, filthiness, pollution, filth, corruption, dirtiness, indecency, smut, obscenity, bawdry, ribaldry, indelicacy, lewdness

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  1. Jordan Fuchs:

    I don’t think any of us anticipated this level of nastiness.

  2. Jake Tapper:

    We're in an era right now of lies and indecency, of tribalism and nastiness, and in this era, we lost someone who tried -- tried -- to embody the opposite of those vicious impulses, his loss leaves a chasm in the public square.

  3. Reverend Michael Coren:

    The socon [social conservative] Bible seems to have had the references to forgiveness and gentleness expunged somewhere along the line, and Jesus has become the Lord of Nastiness rather than the Prince of Peace.”

  4. Oprah Winfrey:

    In that political structure -- all the non-truths, the bullsh * t, the crap, the nastiness, the backhanded backroom stuff that goes on -- I feel like I could not exist, i would not be able to do it. It's not a clean business. It would kill me.

  5. Jeffrey Arnold:

    The outpouring and rallying of love by the girls, these cheerleaders, only shows very distinctly that these girls, these cheerleaders were Morgyn's friends, they were inclusive of her and continue to be and they were just as disappointed to see this, they're showing, through their example, the proper way to support and help in situations like this and others are making it worse by their hatred and the nastiness of their comments.

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