Definitions

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  • adjective Australia, New Zealand, US, informal Dirty, messy; sordid.

Etymologies

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From scunge +‎ -y.

Examples

  • Kids who wipe their snotty noses up and down their parka sleeves until their is a scungy build-up.

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  • I even promised myself that I would not admit to the Palinode that I was reusing the scungy grounds from yesterday's coffee.

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  • I even promised myself that I would not admit to the Palinode that I was reusing the scungy grounds from yesterday's coffee.

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  • I strongly suspect her life really sucks right now–I mean, the whole scungy K-Fed thing is bad enough.

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  • He had on a dingy white T-shirt with 'Marlboro Racing First to Finish', printed on it, and baggy, scungy black jeans.

    Violets Are Blue

  • If I want to listen to the CD, I'd prefer to be in my plush, leather lounge chair with my dogs on my lap listening to my stereo, rather than standing up in some scungy bar somewhere.

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  • "It was described as a black scungy looking thing, possibly a staff-lab cross," he said.

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  • "It was described as a black scungy looking thing, possibly a staff-lab cross," he said.

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  • "It was described as a black scungy looking thing, possibly a staff-lab cross," he said.

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  • The dog, described as a "scungy looking" black mastiff or staffy cross, with a white chest and back paws, was still on the loose last night.

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