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crappy

[krap-ee]
adjective, crap·pi·er, crap·pi·est. Slang: Sometimes Vulgar.
  1. extremely bad, unpleasant, or inferior; lousy: crappy weather.
  2. nasty, humiliating, insulting, or unfair: What a crappy thing to say about anyone!
  3. cheaply made or done; shoddy: a crappy job.
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Origin of crappy

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50; crap1 + -y1
Related formscrap·pi·ness, noun
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Word Origin and History for crappiness

crappy

adj.

1846, from crap (n.) + -y (2). Related: Crappily; crappiness.

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