Synonyms of slovenly in English:

slovenly

adjective

  • 1 his slovenly appearance
    scruffy, untidy, messy, unkempt, ill-groomed, slatternly, disheveled, bedraggled, tousled, rumpled, frowzy
    [Antonyms] tidy
  • 2 his work is slovenly
    careless, slapdash, slipshod, haphazard, hit-or-miss, untidy, messy, negligent, lax, lackadaisical, slack
    informal sloppy, slaphappy
    [Antonyms] careful
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