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grotty

Saltos de línea: grotty
Pronunciación: /ˈɡrɒti
 
/

Definición de grotty en inglés:

adjetivo (grottier, grottiest)

British informal
1Unpleasant and of poor quality: a grotty little hotel
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • ‘It has shown it has an ability to bounce back from the bad old days of high unemployment and poor education and a grotty town centre,’ he said.
  • What a contrast it was to get back to our grotty hotel after such a glitzy day.
  • There's damage here as far as the eye can see… holes in walls, fittings ripped off, filthy kitchens, grotty toilets, rubbish everywhere.
2 [as complement] Unwell: I felt grotty and had to leave early
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I'm feeling pretty grotty today, still sick with a cold.
  • I am feeling pretty grotty about the whole thing at the moment.
  • First of all, I'm off work with some sort of ‘flu bug, feeling extremely grotty.

Origen

1960s: from grotesque + -y1.

Derivados

grottiness

1
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • She smiled faintly as we described its peppery grottiness.
  • It's an early attempt at mythologising the harsh urban grottiness of the built environment of a gigantic city and juxtaposing it with the image of a young woman.
  • I have tremendously fond memories of the Free Trade Hall, despite its general grottiness, and its poor acoustics.

Words that rhyme with grotty

dotty, hottie, knotty, Lanzarote, Lottie, Pavarotti, potty, Scottie, snotty, spotty, totty, yachtie, zloty

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