Definition of scuzziness in English:



  • [mass noun] The state of being extremely dirty and unpleasant.

    ‘the scuzziness of the floor and bar areas’
    • ‘Perhaps you've been pleased by the ongoing revelations of scams, scandals, and outright scuzziness in the executive suites of major corporations.’
    • ‘His daughter had attended an information meeting, and loved it on the spot because of the scuzziness of the student lounge, the awful curtains, the beat-up furniture.’
    • ‘On my first trip to downtown Hollywood, I was appalled by its scuzziness.’
    • ‘As soon as they arrived at the house, Joey withdrew to the shower claiming extreme scuzziness.’
    • ‘This 20-something foursome do power-pop in sneeringly impeccable English, mixing up stadium rock riffs with heads-down scuzziness.’
    dirt, dirtiness, squalidness, filth, filthiness, grubbiness, grime, griminess, muck, muckiness, slumminess, foulness, vileness, poverty, wretchedness, dinginess, meanness, nastiness, seediness, shabbiness, sordidness, sleaziness, insalubrity, slovenliness, repulsiveness
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