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adjective (scungier, scungiest)Australian /NZ informal
Dirty and disagreeable: one of Sydney’s scungiest suburbs
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- Back then it was a scungy, beer-sticky pub frequented by persons with muddy boots, dodgy connections and dubious personal hygiene.
- Here, as he travels from one scungy gig to the next, he shares pearls of received wisdom.
- Nic Smillie's splendidly scungy set allows us to sense the cockroaches, smell the mould.
Words that rhyme with scungybungee, grungy, gungy, spongy
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