Synonyms for sleazy

Synonyms for (adjective) sleazy

Synonyms: seamy, seedy, sordid, squalid, sleazy

Definition: morally degraded

Usage: a seedy district; the seamy side of life; sleazy characters hanging around casinos; sleazy storefronts with...dirt on the walls- Seattle Weekly; the sordid details of his orgies stank under his very nostrils- James Joyce; the squalid atmosphere of intrigue and betrayal

Similar words: disreputable

Definition: lacking respectability in character or behavior or appearance


Synonyms: sleazy, cheap, cheesy, chintzy, bum, tinny, punk, crummy

Definition: of very poor quality; flimsy

Similar words: inferior

Definition: of low or inferior quality


Synonyms: sleazy

Definition: of cloth; thin and loosely woven

Usage: the coat has a sleazy lining

Similar words: thin

Definition: of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section

Usage: thin wire; a thin chiffon blouse; a thin book; a thin layer of paint