Definitions for seamyˈsi mi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

seam•yˈsi mi(adj.)seam•i•er, seam•i•est.

  1. sordid; low; disagreeable:

    the seamy side of life.

  2. having or showing a seam, esp. the seam of the inside of a garment.

Origin of seamy:

1595–1605

seam′i•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. seamy(adj)

    showing a seam

  2. seamy, seedy, sleazy, sordid, squalid(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"

Wiktionary

  1. seamy(Adjective)

    Sordid, squalid or corrupt.

  2. seamy(Adjective)

    Having or showing a seam.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seamy(adj)

    having a seam; containing seams, or showing them

Anagrams of seamy

  1. samey

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