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Synonyms for flyblown

Synonyms for (adjective) flyblown

Synonyms: flyblown Definition: especially of reputation Usage: a flyblown reputation

Similar words: blemished Definition: marred by imperfections

Synonyms: flyblown, squalid, sordid Definition: foul and run-down and repulsive Usage: a flyblown bar on the edge of town; a squalid overcrowded apartment in the poorest part of town; squalid living conditions; sordid shantytowns

Similar words: soiled, dirty, unclean Definition: soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime Usage: dirty unswept sidewalks; a child in dirty overalls; dirty slums; piles of dirty dishes; put his dirty feet on the clean sheet; wore an unclean shirt; mining is a dirty job; Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves

Synonyms: flyblown, maggoty Definition: spoiled and covered with eggs and larvae of flies Usage: flyblown meat; a sack of maggoty apricots

Similar words: stale Definition: lacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration from age Usage: stale bread; the beer was stale