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One entry found for shabby.
Main Entry: shab·by
Pronunciation: primarystressshab-emacron
Function: adjective
Inflected Form(s): shab·bi·er; -est
1 : dressed in worn clothes
2 a : worn and faded from wear <a shabby sofa> b : ill kept : DILAPIDATED <shabby houses>
3 : not fair or generous <shabby treatment>
- shab·bi·ly /primarystressshab-schwa-lemacron/ adverb
- shab·bi·ness /primarystressshab-emacron-nschwas/ noun

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