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un·ti·dy

 (ŭn-tī′dē)
adj. un·ti·di·er, un·ti·di·est
1. Not neat and tidy; sloppy.
2. Disorderly and unorganized: untidy financial affairs.

un·ti′di·ly adv.
un·ti′di·ness n.

untidy

(ʌnˈtaɪdɪ)
adj, -dier or -diest
not neat; slovenly
vb, -dies, -dying or -died
(tr) to make untidy
unˈtidily adv
unˈtidiness n

un•ti•dy

(ʌnˈtaɪ di)

adj. -di•er, -di•est.
1. not tidy or neat; slovenly; disordered: an untidy room.
2. not well-organized or carried out: an untidy plan.
[1175–1225]
un•ti′di•ly, adv.
un•ti′di•ness, n.

untidy


Past participle: untidied
Gerund: untidying

Imperative
untidy
untidy
Present
I untidy
you untidy
he/she/it untidies
we untidy
you untidy
they untidy
Preterite
I untidied
you untidied
he/she/it untidied
we untidied
you untidied
they untidied
Present Continuous
I am untidying
you are untidying
he/she/it is untidying
we are untidying
you are untidying
they are untidying
Present Perfect
I have untidied
you have untidied
he/she/it has untidied
we have untidied
you have untidied
they have untidied
Past Continuous
I was untidying
you were untidying
he/she/it was untidying
we were untidying
you were untidying
they were untidying
Past Perfect
I had untidied
you had untidied
he/she/it had untidied
we had untidied
you had untidied
they had untidied
Future
I will untidy
you will untidy
he/she/it will untidy
we will untidy
you will untidy
they will untidy
Future Perfect
I will have untidied
you will have untidied
he/she/it will have untidied
we will have untidied
you will have untidied
they will have untidied
Future Continuous
I will be untidying
you will be untidying
he/she/it will be untidying
we will be untidying
you will be untidying
they will be untidying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been untidying
you have been untidying
he/she/it has been untidying
we have been untidying
you have been untidying
they have been untidying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been untidying
you will have been untidying
he/she/it will have been untidying
we will have been untidying
you will have been untidying
they will have been untidying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been untidying
you had been untidying
he/she/it had been untidying
we had been untidying
you had been untidying
they had been untidying
Conditional
I would untidy
you would untidy
he/she/it would untidy
we would untidy
you would untidy
they would untidy
Past Conditional
I would have untidied
you would have untidied
he/she/it would have untidied
we would have untidied
you would have untidied
they would have untidied
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.untidy - not neat and tidyuntidy - not neat and tidy; "careless and untidy in her personal habits"; "an untidy living room"; "untidy and casual about money"
dirty, soiled, unclean - soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime; "dirty unswept sidewalks"; "a child in dirty overalls"; "dirty slums"; "piles of dirty dishes"; "put his dirty feet on the clean sheet"; "wore an unclean shirt"; "mining is a dirty job"; "Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves"
unfastidious - marked by an absence of due or proper care or attention to detail; not concerned with cleanliness; "unfastidious in her dress"
ungroomed - not neat and smart in appearance; "he was wrinkled and ungroomed, with a two-day beard"; "ungroomed hair"
tidy - marked by order and cleanliness in appearance or habits; "a tidy person"; "a tidy house"; "a tidy mind"

untidy

adjective
1. messy, disordered, chaotic, littered, muddled, cluttered, jumbled, rumpled, shambolic, bedraggled, unkempt, topsy-turvy, higgledy-piggledy (informal), mussy (U.S. informal), muddly, disarrayed Clothes were thrown in the luggage in an untidy heap.
messy neat, tidy, orderly, spruce, well-kept, presentable, ship-shape
2. unkempt, dishevelled, tousled, disordered, messy, ruffled, scruffy, rumpled, bedraggled, ratty (informal), straggly, windblown, disarranged, mussed up (informal) a thin man with untidy hair
3. sloppy, messy (informal), slovenly, slipshod, slatternly I'm untidy in most ways.
sloppy systematic, methodical

untidy

adjective
1. Marked by an absence of cleanliness and order:
2. Indifferent to correctness, accuracy, or neatness:
Translations
عَديم التَّرْتيب، غَيْر مُرَتَّبغَيْرُ مُرَتَّب
nepořádnýneupravený
rodetsjusket
epäsiisti
neuredan
ósnyrtilegur, sóîalegur
だらしのない
단정치 못한
nekārtīgsnetīrīgs
neurejen
ovårdad
ไม่เป็นระเบียบเรียบร้อย
không gọn gàng

untidy

[ʌnˈtaɪdɪ] ADJ (untidier (compar) (untidiest (superl)))
1. (lit) [room, desk, heap, person] → desordenado; [garden] → descuidado; [appearance] → desaliñado, descuidado; [clothes] → desarreglado; [hair] → despeinado; [work, writing] → poco metódico, descuidado
2. (fig) the film has an untidy endingla película tiene un final poco coherente
an untidy minduna mente poco metódica

untidy

[ʌnˈtaɪdi] adj
[room] → en désordre; [work] → peu soigné(e); [appearance] → négligé(e); [heap, pile] → désordonné(e); [hair] → mal peigné(e); [desk] → en désordre, désordonné(e); [handwriting] → peu soigné(e)
My bedroom's always untidy → Ma chambre est toujours en désordre.
[person] (in habits)désordonné(e)
He's a very untidy person → Il est très désordonné.

untidy

adj (+er)unordentlich; to lie in an untidy heap or pileunordentlich übereinanderliegen

untidy

[ʌnˈtaɪdɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (person, room, writing) → disordinato/a

untidy

(anˈtaidi) adjective
disordered; in a mess. His room is always very untidy; an untidy person.

untidy

غَيْرُ مُرَتَّب nepořádný rodet unordentlich ατημέλητος desordenado epäsiisti désordonné neuredan disordinato だらしのない 단정치 못한 slordig uryddig nieporządny desarrumado неаккуратный ovårdad ไม่เป็นระเบียบเรียบร้อย dağınık không gọn gàng 不整洁的
References in classic literature ?
Her solitary breakfast did not taste nice, and the room seemed lonely and untidy, for Jo had not filled the vases, Beth had not dusted, and Amy's books lay scattered about.
Elsewhere in this volume the slanderous aspersion has been disproved, that the vocation of whaling is throughout a slatternly, untidy business.
Yet at that moment Helen Burns wore on her arm "the untidy badge;" scarcely an hour ago I had heard her condemned by Miss Scatcherd to a dinner of bread and water on the morrow because she had blotted an exercise in copying it out.
Heathcliff stayed to speak to him, and I entered the kitchen - a dingy, untidy hole; I daresay you would not know it, it is so changed since it was in your charge.
Mary hated their untidy bungalow and was so disagreeable to them that after the first day or two nobody would play with her.
Stryver, massing his papers before him, whispered with those who sat near, and from time to time glanced anxiously at the jury; while all the spectators moved more or less, and grouped themselves anew; while even my Lord himself arose from his seat, and slowly paced up and down his platform, not unattended by a suspicion in the minds of the audience that his state was feverish; this one man sat leaning back, with his torn gown half off him, his untidy wig put on just as it had happened to fight on his head after its removal, his hands in his pockets, and his eyes on the ceiling as they had been all day.
They both rolled on to their feet in an untidy sort of manner, when we came in, and said, 'Halloa, Murdstone
His sister used to grumble about all these animals and said they made the house untidy.
She tried to look picturesque, but only succeeded in being untidy.
They slipped away hand in hand across an untidy field to the road.
THE cabin in which I found myself was small and rather untidy.
They advanced, and Athos, who was the first to enter, gazed a moment in silence on that pale and noble face, framed in its long and now untidy, matted hair, the blue veins showing through the transparent temples, his eyes seemingly swollen by tears.