shoddiness
noun see shoddy II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shoddiness — shoddy ► ADJECTIVE (shoddier, shoddiest) 1) badly made or done. 2) lacking moral principle; sordid. ► NOUN ▪ an inferior yarn or fabric made from shredded woollen waste. DERIVATIVES shoddily adverb shoddiness …   English terms dictionary

  • shoddiness — See shoddily. * * * …   Universalium

  • shoddiness — noun a) The property of being shoddy. b) The result or product of being shoddy …   Wiktionary

  • shoddiness — n. inferiority, cheapness, shabbiness; phoniness, quality of being cheap …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shoddiness — shod·di·ness …   English syllables

  • shoddiness — See: shoddy …   English dictionary

  • shoddiness — noun 1. the quality of being cheaply imitative of something better • Syn: ↑trashiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑trashy (for: ↑trashiness), ↑shoddy • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • flimsiness — noun the property of weakness by virtue of careless construction • Syn: ↑shoddiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑shoddy (for: ↑shoddiness), ↑flimsy • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trashiness — noun the quality of being cheaply imitative of something better • Syn: ↑shoddiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑trashy, ↑shoddy (for: ↑shoddiness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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