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A person regarded as slovenly, crude, or obnoxious.
[Irish Gaelic slab, mud, from Old Irish, probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish dialectal slabb, mud.]
slob′bish, slob′by adj.
1. informal a slovenly, unattractive, and lazy person
2. Irish mire
to behave like a slob
[C19: from Irish slab mud; compare slab]
a slovenly or boorish person.
[1770–80; < Irish slab(a) mud, mire]
slob′by, adj. -bi•er, -bi•est.
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vulgarian - a vulgar person (especially someone who makes a vulgar display of wealth)