What does lousy mean?

Definitions for lousy
ˈlaʊ zilousy

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word lousy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. icky, crappy, lousy, rotten, shitty, stinking, stinky(adj)

    very bad

    "a lousy play"; "it's a stinking world"

  2. lousy(adj)

    infested with lice

    "burned their lousy clothes"

  3. dirty, filthy, lousy(adj)

    vile; despicable

    "a dirty (or lousy) trick"; "a filthy traitor"

GCIDE

  1. Lousy(a.)

    Very bad; as, to feel lousy; to do a lousy job.

Wiktionary

  1. lousy(Adjective)

    Remarkably bad; of poor quality, dirty, or underhanded; mean, contemptible.

  2. lousy(Adjective)

    Infested with lice.

  3. lousy(Adjective)

    Filled or packed with something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lousy(adj)

    infested with lice

  2. Lousy(adj)

    mean; contemptible; as, lousy knave

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How to say lousy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lousy in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lousy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of lousy in a Sentence

  1. Ray Douglas Bradbury:

    Don't think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It's self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can't try to do things. You simply must do things.

  2. Beau Biden:

    This can not go on. It's a deconstruction of a democratic system, the words of a president matter -- even a lousy president. It gives encouragement to people who are spouting irrational views.

  3. Ken Welch:

    ( Romney) did everything he could -- probably more than any man in America -- to get Hillary Clinton elected, he had national news conferences, and spoke on Fox News, to announce that Donald Trump was a fraud, he was a lousy business man. He's a' Never Trumper,'.

  4. J. D. Salinger:

    If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want to know is where I was born, and what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were occupied and all before they had me, and all that David Copperfield kind of crap, but I don't feel like going into it, if you want to know the truth.

  5. Rita Rudner:

    My mother is such a lousy cook that Thanksgiving at her house is a time of sorrow.

Images & Illustrations of lousy

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