Definition Of shabbiest


in poor condition through long or hard use or lack of care.

a conscript in a shabby uniform saluted the car

Example Of shabbiest

  • All of the houses were wooden, and most of the people were dressed in shabby clothes.

  • And when some of the finer diners cast a disdainful eye upon their shabby , old-fashioned dresses, the two women merely giggled and stared right back at them.

  • Apart from his improper and shabby looks, his weird name became the object of her cruel jokes.

  • ‘Got a letter here I'd like to be mailed,’ the young man said handing the letter to the short stocky man sitting on a small cot in the shabby tent.

  • ‘Their increasingly shabby treatment of people like me is one of the reasons their results are in a tailspin,’ said my friend.

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