slurb

[slurb]

noun

a shabby, ill-planned suburban area.

Nearby words

  1. slumpflation,
  2. slung,
  3. slung shot,
  4. slunk,
  5. slur,
  6. slurp,
  7. slurry,
  8. slurve,
  9. slush,
  10. slush fund

Origin of slurb

First recorded in 1960–65; sl(um) + (sub)urb

Related formsslurb·an, adjective

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