sleazy - definition and synonyms

adjective 

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/ˈsliːzi/
adjectivesleazy
comparativesleazier
superlativesleaziest
  1. 1
    dishonest, or immoral

    the sleazy world of crime

    Lucaroni was short and sleazy-looking.

  2. 2
    a sleazy place is dirty and unpleasant, and dishonest people usually live or work there

    a sleazy hotel

    a sleazy area of town

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derived word

sleaziness

noun [uncountable]