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Synonyms for rotten
ˈrɒt n

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  1. icky, crappy, lousy, rotten, shitty, stinking, stinkyadjective

    very bad

    "a lousy play"; "it's a stinking world"

    Synonyms:
    noisome, icky, lousy, malodorous, filthy, smelly, crappy, fetid, ill-smelling, malodourous, ill-scented, foetid, foul, unpleasant-smelling, stinky, decayed, dirty, rotted, gooey, stinking, shitty, foul-smelling, funky

    Antonyms:
    fresh, sound, good

  2. decayed, rotten, rottedadjective

    damaged by decay; hence unsound and useless

    "rotten floor boards"; "rotted beams"; "a decayed foundation"

    Synonyms:
    stinking, shitty, icky, rotted, decayed, crappy, lousy, stinky

    Antonyms:
    sound, fresh, good

  3. rottenadjective

    having decayed or disintegrated; usually implies foulness

    "dead and rotten in his grave"

    Synonyms:
    stinking, shitty, icky, stinky, decayed, rotted, crappy, lousy

    Antonyms:
    good, fresh, sound

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rottennoun

    Synonyms:
    putrid, corrupt, carious, putrefied, decayed, fetid, putrescent, foul

  2. rottennoun

    Synonyms:
    defective, unsound

  3. rottennoun

    Synonyms:
    treacherous, deceitful, untrustworthy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rottenadjective

    Synonyms:
    decayed, putrid, putrescent, carious, corrupt, decomposed, putrefied, malodorous, fetid

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How to use rotten in a sentence?

  1. Butcher Johel Prieto:

    Of course they eat the meat -- thanks to [President Nikolas] Maduro, the food of the poor is rotten food.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The leaves of the trees are like the thoughts of the men: Some are bright, some dark; some fresh, some rotten; some healthy, some diseased.

  3. Jose Luis Soriano:

    I like the fact that they're open to debate, transparent and want to change this rotten system.

  4. Proverb:

    Politics is a rotten egg;if broken,it stinks

  5. Benjamin Franklin:

    If you would not be forgotten, as soon as you are rotten, either write things worth reading or do things worth the writing.

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