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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: sordid(0.01155 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to sordid.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: morally degraded; “a seedy district”; “the seamy side of
life”; “sleazy characters hanging around casinos”;
“sleazy storefronts with...dirt on the walls”- Seattle
Weekly; “the sordid details of his orgies stank under
his very nostrils”- James Joyce; “the squalid
atmosphere of intrigue and betrayal” [syn: seamy, seedy,
2: unethical or dishonest; “dirty police officers”; “a sordid
political campaign” [syn: dirty]
3: foul and run-down and repulsive; “a flyblown bar on the edge
of town”; “a squalid overcrowded apartment in the poorest
part of town”; “squalid living conditions”; “sordid
shantytowns” [syn: flyblown, squalid]
4: meanly avaricious and mercenary; “sordid avarice”; “sordid
material interests” English → English (gcide)
Sordid \Sor"did\, a. [L. sordidus, fr. sordere to be filthy or
dirty; probably akin to E. swart: cf. F. sordide. See
1. Filthy; foul; dirty. [Obs.]
A sordid god; down from his hoary chin
A length of beard descends, uncombed, unclean.
2. Vile; base; gross; mean; as, vulgar, sordid mortals. “To
scorn the sordid world.” --Milton.
3. Meanly avaricious; covetous; niggardly.
He may be old,
And yet sordid, who refuses gold. --Sir J.