cruddy

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crud·dy

 (krŭd′ē)
adj. crud·di·er, crud·di·est Slang
Worthless, loathsome, or disgusting.

crud·di·ness n.

cruddy

(ˈkrʌdɪ)
adj, cruddier or cruddiest
1. dirty or unpleasant
2. of poor quality; contemptible
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cruddy - characterized by obscenity; "had a filthy mouth"; "foul language"; "smutty jokes"
dirty - (of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency; "dirty words"; "a dirty old man"; "dirty books and movies"; "boys telling dirty jokes"; "has a dirty mouth"
Translations

cruddy

[ˈkrʌdɪ] ADJasqueroso

cruddy

adj (+er) (inf)blöd (inf), → bescheuert (inf)
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These are banal occurrences such as a car breaking down, a lost washing machine lid, or the everyday cruddiness of enervating environments unfit for living that occur beneath the threshold of eventfulness--that is, they do not register as 'spectacular forms of death that capture and rivet the imagination of late liberal societies' (Povinelli, 2011a: 146).
The resulting jerry-built, cobbled-together look--and a repertoire of images that highlights crime, violence, and sexual conflict--serves as a reminder that what might once have looked like glossy, airbrushed promises of happiness are shadowed by a film-noir sense of doom and a disillusioned eye for the culture's underlying cruddiness.
Prince's pictures are, of course, rephotographs; the cruddiness of the original reproduction magnified by their re-reproduction.