Definition of sleazoid in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈslēzoid/
(also sleazo /-ˌzō/) informal, chiefly US


Sleazy, sordid, or despicable: a sleazoid lawyer
More example sentences
  • Well, why on earth wouldn't she crave the attentions of her presumably 40-something sleazoid neighbour?
  • In a genre overrun by sleazo cheapies, he is the best technician and the only artist.
  • In this sleazoid farce where characters cackle like horrific hens in a sexual slaughterhouse, individuals coexist in insular states of self-absorbed eccentricity.


A sleazy, sordid, or despicable person.
Example sentences
  • I let her help me write the ad, making use of every allotted square, so random sleazos weren't immediately aware that they were writing to a beast.
  • No doubt a couple of sleazoids will appear, maybe even a saboteur.
  • It's the sleazy record label industry after all, and all the sleazoids you have to deal with who work at them,’ says Buzz.

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Syllabification: slea·zoid

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