shitty

[shit-ee]

adjective, shit·ti·er, shit·ti·est. Slang: Vulgar.

inferior or contemptible.
inept or insignificant.
unfortunate or unpleasant.
wretchedly bad; miserable.

Nearby words

  1. shitstorm,
  2. shittah,
  3. shitten,
  4. shittim,
  5. shittim wood,
  6. shiur,
  7. shiv,
  8. shiva,
  9. shiva-shakti,
  10. shivah

Origin of shitty

First recorded in 1940–45; shit + -y1

Related formsshit·ti·ness, noun

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Word Origin and History for shittiest

shitty

adj.

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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper