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  • adjective slang Sleazy.

Etymologies

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US, 1992. Variant of sleazy, possibly influenced by sketchy ("dubious, unnerving"); alternatively analyzed as blend of sketchy and sleazy.

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  • etymology is much older than 1992.

    more like 1928 or 1919

    August 13, 2016