Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
untidy or dirty
dressed in clothes that are old or in bad condition
wearing old clothes, because you do not have enough money to buy new ones
if you are dishevelled, your hair and clothes do not look tidy
wearing old dirty clothes and looking very poor
careless, or untidy
looking untidy because of being blown around by the wind
to have a very dirty or untidy appearance
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
a large silver cup or similar object given as a prize to the winner of a competition, especially...
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of dirty and scruffy in appearance from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.