- having the habits of a slattern; dirty; slovenly; untidy
- characteristic of or fit for a slattern
in a slatternly manner
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- slatternliness noun
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- Characteristic of or befitting a slattern.
- Slovenly; untidy.
- slatˈtern·li·ness noun