sluttish

  • 1 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… …

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

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  • 3 sluttish — adjective see slut …

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  • 4 sluttish — See slut. * * * …

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

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  • 6 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… …

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

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  • 8 sluttish — a. Untidy, careless, disorderly, uncleanly, dirty …

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  • 9 sluttish — slut·tish …

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  • 10 sluttish — See: slut …

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  • 11 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, ↑ …

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  • 12 Sluttishly — 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,… …

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  • 13 Sluttishness — 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,… …

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  • 14 Sonnet 55 — Sonnet|55 Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful rhyme; But you shall shine more bright in these contents Than unswept stone besmear d with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils… …

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  • 15 Slut — This article is about the pejorative. For other uses, see Slut (disambiguation). Slut or slattern is a pejorative term applied to an individual who is considered to have loose sexual morals or who is sexually promiscuous. The term is generally… …

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  • 16 English words first attested in Chaucer — Contents 1 Etymology 2 List 2.1 Canterbury Tales General Prologue …

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  • 17 slut — c.1400, a dirty, slovenly, or untidy woman, probably cognate with dialectal Ger. Schlutt slovenly woman, dialectal Swed. slata idle woman, slut, and Du. slodder slut, but the ultimate origin is doubtful. Chaucer uses sluttish (late 14c.) in… …

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  • 18 slut — noun (C) 1 an offensive word for a woman who has had many sexual partners: Get out of here you slut! 2 an offensive word for a lazy untidy woman sluttish adjective: a dress that was nasty and sluttish sluttishness noun (U) …

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

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

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