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Synonyms for sleazy
ˈsli zi, ˈsleɪ zi

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sleazy(adj)

    of cloth; thin and loosely woven

    "the coat has a sleazy lining"

    Synonyms:
    sordid, chintzy, cheap, seamy, crummy, cheesy, squalid, tinny, seedy, bum, punk

    Antonyms:
    superior, thick, reputable

  2. bum, cheap, cheesy, chintzy, crummy, punk, sleazy, tinny(adj)

    of very poor quality; flimsy

    Synonyms:
    seamy, flashy, chintzy, garish, inexpensive, trashy, chinchy, meretricious, tacky, gimcrack, squalid, loud, seedy, flash, brassy, cheap, crummy, cheesy, gaudy, tawdry, bum, tinny, tatty, sordid, punk

    Antonyms:
    reputable, thick, superior

  3. seamy, seedy, sleazy, sordid, squalid(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    indisposed, chintzy, poorly(p), ailing, squalid, peaked(p), scruffy, dirty, tinny, bum, flyblown, crummy, unwell, cheesy, seedy, seamy, cheap, sordid, under the weather, punk, sickly

    Antonyms:
    thick, superior, reputable

Wiktionary

  1. sleazy(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    skeezy

  2. sleazy(adjective)

    Marked by low quality; inferior; inadequate.

    Synonyms:
    skeezy

  3. sleazy(adjective)

    Dishonorable; base; vulgar; raunchy; sordid.

    Synonyms:
    skeezy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sleazy(a.)

    Synonyms:
    thin, flimsy, weak

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    sordid, squalid

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Translations for sleazy

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  • skummel, lysskyDanish
  • frivol, vulgär, mies, schäbigGerman
  • chungo, cutre, gacho, sórdidoSpanish
  • törkyinen, kurja, rähjäinenFinnish
  • sordideFrench
  • malevolo, sordidoItalian
  • podejrzany, obskurny, plugawyPolish
  • inferior, vulgarPortuguese
  • низкопробный, грязный, постыдный, плюгавыйRussian

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