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blow·zy

also blow·sy  (blou′zē)
adj. blow·zi·er, blow·zi·est also blow·si·er or blow·si·est
1. Having a coarsely ruddy and bloated appearance.
2. Disheveled and frowzy; unkempt: blowzy hair.

[From obsolete blowze, beggar woman, slattern.]

blow′zi·ly adv.
blow′zi·ness n.

blowz•y

or blows•y

(ˈblaʊ zi)

adj. blowz•i•er or blows•i•er, blowz•i•est or blows•i•est.
1. having a coarse, ruddy complexion.
2. disheveled; unkempt.
[1760–70; obsolete blowze wench]
blowz′i•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.blowzy - characteristic of or befitting a slut or slattern; used especially of women
untidy - not neat and tidy; "careless and untidy in her personal habits"; "an untidy living room"; "untidy and casual about money"
Translations

blowzy

[ˈblaʊzɪ] ADJ (blowzier (compar) (blowziest (superl))) [woman] → desaliñado; (= red in face) → coloradote

blowzy

adj (+er) womanschlampig

blowzy

blowsy [ˈblaʊzɪ] adj (woman) → sciatto/a, trasandato/a