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3 definitions found
 for slatternly
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Slatternly \Slat"tern*ly\, a.
     Resembling a slattern; sluttish; negligent; dirty. -- adv. In
     a slatternly manner.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  slatternly
      adj 1: characteristic of or befitting a slut or slattern; used
             especially of women [syn: blowsy, blowzy,
             slatternly, sluttish]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  52 Moby Thesaurus words for "slatternly":
     beat-up, bedraggled, blowsy, blowzy, careless, chintzy,
     dilapidated, dirty, disheveled, disordered, dowdy, drabbletailed,
     draggled, draggletailed, filthy, foul, frowsy, frowzy, frumpish,
     frumpy, grimy, grubby, in rags, informal, loose, lumpen, messy,
     mussy, neglected, negligent, poky, ragged, raggedy, ruinous,
     scraggly, seedy, shabby, shoddy, slack, slattern, slipshod, sloppy,
     slovenly, sluttish, sordid, squalid, tacky, tattered, unkempt,
     unneat, unsightly, untidy
  
  

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