Definition of skeevy in English:


Syllabification: skee·vy
Pronunciation: /ˈskēvē


US informal
  • Unpleasant, squalid, or distasteful: a skeevy Vegas motel
    More example sentences
    • Considering the skeevy characters involved, we applaud her for leaving out the sex scenes.
    • Did he think that wasn't totally skeevy and strange?
    • How can I get her to stop dragging these skeevy guys in to my apartment?


1970s: from Italian schifo 'repugnance, disgust'.

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