mangy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mange +‎ -y

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mangy (comparative mangier, superlative mangiest)

  1. Afflicted with mange.
  2. Worn and squalid-looking; bedraggled or decrepit.
    We stayed in a really mangy hotel in New York.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (worn and squalid-looking; bedraggled or decrepit): shabby

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