Synonyms for shabby

Below you can find synonyms for shabby, grouped by different word groups. If there are any antonyms for the word shabby in our database they are also shown alongside the synonyms.

Synonyms for shabby (adjective)

Synonyms for shabby (adjective)

Example sentences for shabby

Below you can find example sentences for the word shabby, meaning that the sentences below show you how to use the word shabby in a sentence. The sentences are collected from Wikipedia, at the end of each sentence is a link to the article from which the sentence stems.

  1. When Lincoln was sworn in on March 4, Hay and Nicolay moved into the White House, sharing a shabby bedroom.  
  2. The students live in shabby environs, furnished by "qu'un maigre tapis en lisière" ("only a scrap of thin carpet").  
  3. The original passenger carriage began as a horse tram and was shabby internally, and unsafe as part of a longer train.  
  4. The Boston Evening Transcript suggested that Mint authorities should be "stopping the issuance of this very shabby coin.  
  5. When his uniform began to look shabby, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors bought him a suitably imperial replacement.  

More information about shabby

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Figures about shabby

Below you can find some technical information about the word shabby.

  • Number of characters: 6
  • Number of consonants: 4
  • Number of vowels: 2

What are synonyms and antonyms?

A synonym for a word is plain and simple another word that can be used to replace the original word, dishonorable is as an example a synonym to shabby. Keep in mind though that it might not always be so simple as to just replace a word using its synonym, one should always keep in mind the text's nuance. Antonyms on the other hand are opposite words, meaning words that are the complete opposite of the original word.

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