Seedy meaning

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Feeling or looking physically bad or low in spirits.
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The definition of seedy is something shabby, ailing or sordid, or something with many seeds.

A gross hotel that rents rooms by the hour and that has old dirty carpet, worn rooms, and soiled linens is an example of a seedy building.

An old man who has a reputation for trying to pick up drunk young girls is an example of someone who would be described as seedy.

A pomegranate is an example of a seedy fruit.

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Resembling seeds or a seed.
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Somewhat disreputable; squalid.

A seedy hotel in a run-down neighborhood.

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Tired or sick; unwell.
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Containing many seeds.
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Shabby, run-down, etc.
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The healing power of alcohol only works on scrapes and nicks;; and not on girls in seedy bars who drown themselves in it. (from "Choice Hops and Bottled Self Esteem" by Bayside)

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Full of seeds.

Pomegranates are as seedy as any fruit you are likely to see.

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His seedy, dirt-smudged visage caused her to look at him askance.

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Infirm; gone to seed.

With her aching back and pronounced limp, she was feeling particularly seedy today.

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Suffering the effects of a hangover.

After last night's party we were all feeling pretty seedy.

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(colloquial) Having a peculiar flavour supposed to be derived from the weeds growing among the vines; said of certain kinds of French brandy.
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Having many seeds.
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Worn and shabby; unkempt.
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Gone to seed.
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Having tiny bubbles.
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Origin of seedy

  • seed +"Ž -y

    From Wiktionary