What does messy mean?

Definitions for messy
ˈmɛs imessy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. messy, mussy(adj)

    dirty and disorderly

    "a mussy fussy bedroom"; "a child's messy eating habits"

Wiktionary

  1. messy(Adjective)

    in a disorderly state; chaotic; disorderly.

    a messy office

  2. messy(Adjective)

    prone to causing mess.

    He is the messiest person I've ever met.

  3. messy(Adjective)

    difficult or unpleasant to deal with

    a messy divorce

How to pronounce messy?

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How to say messy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of messy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of messy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of messy in a Sentence

  1. Viola Davis:

    I'd like to thank Paul Lee, Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers and Pete Nowalk for thinking that a sexualized, messy, mysterious woman could be a 49-year-old dark-skinned African-American woman who looks like me.

  2. Peter Rutherford:

    We know the pros and the cons of a blanket ban, we know the risks of' collective justice', but we also know the risk of not punishing a culture of doping that comes from the very top, i would say that the latter is a much greater threat to sport. We've certainly not been given a clear message of transparency and progress. But no, what we have now is a messy, grey area that doesn't help anyone.

  3. Charles Sizemore:

    If cooler heads prevail and Greece avoids a messy exit, Greek stocks are a bargain, but this is also one of those trades where you could lose half your money in a hurry if political events slide out of control.

  4. The President:

    The world is a tough, complicated, messy, mean place.

  5. Melissa Bessey:

    Some people believe in cleaning dirty plants by putting them in the shower. This method does work, but you have to get the water temperature just right, room temperature, and it can get messy.

Images & Illustrations of messy

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