[syn: dirty, filthy, lousy]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Lousy \Lous"y\, a.
1. Infested with lice.
2. Mean; contemptible; as, lousy knave. [informal]
Such lousy learning as this is. --Bale.
3. Very bad; as, to feel lousy; to do a lousy job.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: very bad; "a lousy play"; "it's a stinking world" [syn:
icky, crappy, lousy, rotten, shitty,
2: infested with lice; "burned their lousy clothes"
3: vile; despicable; "a dirty (or lousy) trick"; "a filthy
traitor" [syn: dirty, filthy, lousy]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
88 Moby Thesaurus words for "lousy":
abominable, alive with, arrant, atrocious, awful, bad, base,
beastly, beneath contempt, beset, blameworthy, brutal,
contemptible, deplorable, despicable, detestable, dire, dirty,
disgusting, dreadful, egregious, enormous, fetid, filthy, flagrant,
foul, fulsome, grievous, gross, grubby, hateful, heinous, horrible,
horrid, infamous, inferior, infested, lamentable, loathsome, low,
low-quality, mean, miserable, monstrous, nasty, nefarious, noisome,
notorious, obnoxious, odious, offensive, outrageous, pedicular,
pediculous, pitiable, pitiful, plagued, poor, rank, ratty, ravaged,
regrettable, reprehensible, repulsive, rotten, sad, scandalous,
schlock, scurvy, second-rate, shabby, shameful, shocking, shoddy,
sordid, squalid, teeming, terrible, too bad, unclean, vicious,
vile, villainous, woeful, wormy, worst, worthless, wretched