Scungy

Scungy
1. unpleasant, mean, dirty, miserable;
2. pl n type of woman's full brief underpants worn whilst playing sport

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • scungy — UK [ˈskʌndʒɪ] / US adjective Word forms scungy : adjective scungy comparative scungier superlative scungiest Australian informal looking untidy, dirty, and unpleasant …   English dictionary

  • scungy — adjective dirty, messy. Syn: scummy See Also: scunge …   Wiktionary

  • scungy — Australian Slang 1. unpleasant, mean, dirty, miserable; 2. pl n type of woman s full brief underpants worn whilst playing sport …   English dialects glossary

  • scungy — adj Australian dirty, messy, unkempt or sordid. The word is probably a coinage blending the sounds and connotations of such words as scurvy , mangy and gunge. It may alternatively be influenced by scunner …   Contemporary slang

  • scungy — /ˈskʌndʒi/ (say skunjee) adjective Colloquial mean, dirty, miserable, unpleasant. Also, skungy. {British dialect} …  

  • scungy — scunˈgy adjective (Aust and NZ) 1. Dirty 2. Unkempt 3. Sordid • • • Main Entry: ↑scunge …   Useful english dictionary

  • scunge — noun muck, scum, dirt, dirtiness. See Also: scungy …   Wiktionary

  • Grunger — 1. filthy; unclean; 2. (of people) living the grunge lifestyle; dressing in the grunge style; 3. (of music) in the grunge style (blend of grimy + scungy ) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • grunger — Australian Slang 1. filthy; unclean; 2. (of people) living the grunge lifestyle; dressing in the grunge style; 3. (of music) in the grunge style (blend of grimy + scungy ) …   English dialects glossary

  • scunge — noun Austral./NZ informal 1》 dirt or scum. 2》 a disagreeable person. Derivatives scungy adjective Origin C19 (orig. Scots in the sense scrounger ): of unknown origin; cf. scrounge …   English new terms dictionary

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