Synonyms for shabbyˈʃæb i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. moth-eaten, ratty, shabby, tatty(adj)

    showing signs of wear and tear

    flashy, moth-eaten, ratty, gimcrack, meretricious, tacky, dusty, trashy, loud, garish, brassy, cheap, cold, shabby, mothy, tawdry, flash, tatty, stale, gaudy

    honourable, honorable, new

  2. shabby(adj)

    mean and unworthy and despicable

    ratty, moth-eaten, tatty

    honourable, new, honorable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. shabby(a.)

    ragged, worn, faded, threadbare, worn out

  2. shabby(a.)

    mean, base, low, vile, grovelling, despicable, contemptible, beggarly, paltry, pitiful, dirty, scurvy, abject, disgraceful, unhandsome, ungentlemanly

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

seedy, shoddy

Translations for shabby

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • schäbigGerman
  • raído, zarrapastrosoSpanish
  • onneton, nukkavieru, surkea, nuhruinen, nuhjuinenFinnish
  • élimé, miteux, usé, minable, râpéFrench
  • ぼろぼろJapanese
  • schappegLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • pūtaitai, kanukanu, taretareMāori
  • esfarrapado, tosco, estropiado, esbodegado, gastoPortuguese
  • захудалый, подлый, обветшалый, ветхий, жалкий, потёртый, поношенный, запущенный, убогий, потрёпанный, плюгавыйRussian
  • olinjao, похабан, отрцан, олињао, otrcan, pohabanSerbo-Croatian
  • sjavig, sjabbig, sjaskig, luggslitenSwedish

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