Sluttish Slut"tish, a. Like a slut; untidy; indecently negligent of cleanliness; disorderly; as, a sluttish woman. [1913 Webster]

Why is thy lord so slutish, I thee pray. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

An air of liberal, though sluttish, plenty, indicated the wealthy farmer. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] -- {Slut"tish*ly}, adv. -- {Slut"tish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • sluttish — slut ► NOUN ▪ a slovenly or promiscuous woman. DERIVATIVES sluttish adjective. ORIGIN of unknown origin …   English terms dictionary

  • sluttish — adjective see slut …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sluttish — See slut. * * * …   Universalium

  • sluttish — adjective Like a slut. Syn: slutty …   Wiktionary

  • sluttish — Synonyms and related words: beat up, bedraggled, blowzy, botched, bungling, careless, chintzy, clumsy, deficient, dilapidated, drabbletailed, draggled, draggletailed, frowzy, frumpish, frumpy, grubby, half assed, haphazard, hit and miss, hit or… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sluttish — slut·tish || slÊŒtɪʃ adj. of or pertaining to a slut, characteristic of a slut; dirty, slovenly; dissolute, immoral …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sluttish — a. Untidy, careless, disorderly, uncleanly, dirty …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • sluttish — slut·tish …   English syllables

  • sluttish — See: slut …   English dictionary

  • sluttish — adjective 1. characteristic of or befitting a slut or slattern; used especially of women • Syn: ↑blowsy, ↑blowzy, ↑slatternly • Similar to: ↑untidy • Derivationally related forms: ↑sluttishness, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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