- having or showing seams, esp. with rough edges, as the underside of a garment
- unpleasant or sordid: the seamy side of life
- Sordid; base: “seamy tales of aberrant sexual practices, messy divorces, drug addiction, mental instability, and suicide attempts” (Barbara Goldsmith).
- Having, marked with, or showing a seam.
(comparative seamier, superlative seamiest)
seam +"Ž -y