SORDID antonym


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  • S: (s) seamy, seedy, sleazy, sordid squalid (morally degraded), a seedy district, the seamy side of life, sleazy characters hanging around casinos, sleazy storefronts with...dirt on the walls- Seattle Weekly, the sordid details of his orgies stank under his very nostrils- James Joyce, the squalid atmosphere of intrigue and betrayal
  • S: (s) dirty, sordid shoddy (unethical or dishonest), dirty police officers, a sordid political campaign, shoddy business practices
  • S: (s) flyblown, squalid, sordid (foul and run-down and repulsive), a flyblown bar on the edge of town, a squalid overcrowded apartment in the poorest part of town, squalid living conditions, sordid shantytowns
  • S: (s) sordid (meanly avaricious and mercenary), sordid avarice, sordid material interests
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