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Meaning of SEEDY

Pronunciation:  'seedee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  weak and feeble; "I'm feeling seedy today"
  2. [adj]  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"
  3. [adj]  full of seeds; "as seedy as a fig"
  4. [adj]  shabby and untidy; "a surge of ragged scruffy children"; "he was soiled and seedy and fragrant with gin"- Mark Twain
 

SEEDY is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: debilitated, disreputable, enfeebled, infirm, scruffy, seamy, seeded, sleazy, sordid, squalid, unhealthy, worn
 
 Antonyms: seedless
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Seed"y\, a. [Compar. {Seedier}; superl. {Seediest}.]
1. Abounding with seeds; bearing seeds; having run to seeds.

2. Having a peculiar flavor supposed to be derived from the
   weeds growing among the vines; -- said of certain kinds of
   French brandy.

3. Old and worn out; exhausted; spiritless; also, poor and
   miserable looking; shabbily clothed; shabby looking; as,
   he looked seedy coat. [Colloq.]

         Little Flanigan here . . . is a little seedy, as we
         say among us that practice the law. --Goldsmith.

{Seedy toe}, an affection of a horse's foot, in which a
   cavity filled with horn powder is formed between the
   lamin[ae] and the wall of the hoof.

 

 

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