adjective, slov·en·li·er, slov·en·li·est.
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SYNONYMS FOR slovenly
OTHER WORDS FROM slovenlyslov·en·li·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for slovenly
He should not be allowed to impose upon his own family or their neighbors a slovenly yard or garden.The Library of Work and Play: Guide and Index|Cheshire L. Boone
A slovenly girl served me, standing with her fat red hands pressed on her hips as I gazed down into the glass.The Blue Wall|Richard Washburn Child
Chicago is leaderless, purposeless, slovenly, down at the heels.Marching Men|Sherwood Anderson
Her gray locks are falling from under her cap and straying in slovenly fashion over her cheeks and forehead.Zula|H. Esselstyn Lindley
He is at most times a day-laborer, slouchy in his bearing and slovenly in his dress.Frontier Folk|George Booth