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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Untidy and sloppy.

Usage examples (30)
  • The campers felt pretty slatternly after being out in the wilderness for five days.
  • Minerva was a woman of pretty good sense, but of slatternly habits.
  • The crowd about the town pump consisted of one slatternly small girl and
  • The ornate houses are slatternly, their doorways barred, windows shuttered. for more
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