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

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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. Ellie Burrows Gluck:

    Life is messy, and although meditation isn't a cure all it can help us to remember to breathe and that we'll never be able to clean it all up.

  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. Paul McNamara:

    The conflict with Moro undercuts his electoral base, and Brazil can't afford to be leaderless, not in the biggest economic collapse in generations, this is very messy. I wouldn't be investing in Brazil right now, not with interest rates so low.

  4. Doug Hurley:

    People to a degree think it's pretty glamorous to be able to go into space, but it's actually like a messy camping trip.

  5. Tim Ghriskey:

    It's a messy report.

Images & Illustrations of messy

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