Synonyms of shabby in English:

shabby


See definition of shabby

adjective

1‘a shabby little bar in Paddington’

SYNONYMS

run down, down at heel, scruffy, uncared-for, neglected, dilapidated, in disrepair, ramshackle, tumbledown

dingy, seedy, slummy, insalubrious, squalid, sordid, mean, wretched, miserable

informal crummy, scuzzy, tacky, grungy, shambly, beat-up

British informal grotty

North American informal shacky

ANTONYMS

smart, upmarket

2‘an old lady in a shabby grey coat’

SYNONYMS

scruffy, well worn, worn, old, worn out, threadbare, moth-eaten, mangy, ragged, frayed, tattered, battered, decrepit, having seen better days, falling apart at the seams

faded, dowdy

dirty, grubby

informal tatty, ratty, the worse for wear

North American informal raggedy, raggedy-ass

Australian informal warby

rare out at elbows

ANTONYMS

new, in good condition

3‘it's pretty hard to come to terms with Angela's shabby treatment of Rick’

SYNONYMS

contemptible, despicable, dishonourable, disreputable, discreditable, mean, mean-spirited, base, low, dirty, shameful, sorry, ignoble, unfair, unworthy, ungenerous, unkind, ungentlemanly, cheap, shoddy, unpleasant, nasty

informal rotten, low-down, hateful

British informal beastly

vulgar slang shitty

archaic scurvy

ANTONYMS

decent, honourable