sleazebag


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sleaze·bag

 (slēz′băg′)
n. Slang
A sleazy person.
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sleaze•bag

(ˈslizˌbæg)

n. Slang.
a contemptible person.
Also called sleaze•ball (ˈslizˌbɔl)
[1975–80]
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sleazebag

[ˈsliːzbæg] sleazeball [ˈsliːzbɔːl] Ndepravado/a m/f
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sleazebag

, sleazeball
n (pej inf)Dreckskerl m (inf)
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