shabby-looking

shabby-looking

adj
appearing old and in bad condition
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shabby-looking

[ˈʃæbɪˌlʊkɪŋ] ADJ [person] → andrajoso, desaliñado; [hotel, room] → desvencijado
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A small, somewhat shabby-looking man, with tired eyes and more than a day's growth of beard upon his chin, had accosted him.
And now," said D'Artagnan, "that shabby-looking man, who accompanies M.
And a "BOROGOVE" is a thin shabby-looking bird with its feathers sticking out all round-- something like a live mop.
It had not escaped Sam's attention that, when this person dismounted, a shabby-looking man in a brown greatcoat shorn of divers buttons, who had been previously slinking about, on the opposite side of the way, crossed over, and remained stationary close by.
I was going through the park last Sunday, and close by the Marble Arch there stood a little crowd of shabby-looking people listening to some vulgar street-preacher.
The formidable strangers were two shabby-looking men with flushed faces, one of them carrying a bundle on a stick over his shoulder; but to her surprise, while she was dreading their disapprobation as a runaway, the man with the bundle stopped, and in a half-whining, half-coaxing tone asked her if she had a copper to give a poor man.
Vogue editor ANNA WINTOUR, 66, is forced to apologise after describing a shabby-looking fashion collection as "migrant chic".
Former Wales rugby player Colin Charvis caused a storm on Twitter when he posted a picture of the shabby-looking postbox on the corner of Mayals Road and Fairwood Road in Swansea which had been daubed with the message "Time to paint me red again".
Several scenes showed shabby-looking house, shattered Christmas tree ornaments as well as Eminem and his mom arguing.
It is not even an office in the true sense of the term as the place from where P workers are currently operating in Patna is a rather shabby-looking lobby on the ground floor of a multi-storeyed building called White House off Buddha Marg.
With adequate moisture, most shabby-looking slips recover quickly.
JUST a few months ago it was a rather shabby-looking pub nestled in the heart of suburbia.