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shitty

[shit-ee]
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adjective, shit·ti·er, shit·ti·est. Slang: Vulgar.
  1. inferior or contemptible.
  2. inept or insignificant.
  3. unfortunate or unpleasant.
  4. wretchedly bad; miserable.
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Origin of shitty

First recorded in 1940–45; shit + -y1
Related formsshit·ti·ness, noun
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Word Origin and History for shittiness

shitty

adj.

1924, from shit (n.) + -y (2). Earlier was shitten.

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