Synonyms for (adjective) untidy

Synonyms: untidy

Definition: not neat and tidy

Usage: careless and untidy in her personal habits; an untidy living room; untidy and casual about money

Similar words: slatternly, sluttish, blowsy, blowzy

Definition: characteristic of or befitting a slut or slattern; used especially of women


Similar words: cluttered, littered

Definition: filled or scattered with a disorderly accumulation of objects or rubbish

Usage: the storm left the drivewaylittered with sticks nd debris; his library was a cluttered room with piles of books on every chair


Similar words: frowzled, rumpled, tousled, disheveled, dishevelled

Definition: in disarray; extremely disorderly

Usage: her clothing was disheveled; powder-smeared and frowzled; a rumpled unmade bed; a bed with tousled sheets; his brown hair was tousled, thick, and curly- Al Spiers


Similar words: disorderly, jumbled, topsy-turvy, higgledy-piggledy, hugger-mugger

Definition: in utter disorder

Usage: a disorderly pile of clothes


Similar words: slovenly, frowsy, frowzy

Definition: negligent of neatness especially in dress and person; habitually dirty and unkempt

Usage: filled the door with her frowzy bulk; frowzy white hair; slovenly appearance


Similar words: mussy, messy

Definition: dirty and disorderly

Usage: a mussy fussy bedroom; a child's messy eating habits


Similar words: scraggly

Definition: lacking neatness or order

Usage: the old man's scraggly beard; a scraggly little path to the door


Similar words: sloppy

Definition: lacking neatness or order

Usage: a sloppy room; sloppy habits


Similar words: slouchy

Definition: lacking stiffness in form or posture

Usage: a slouchy sweater


Similar words: sprawling, rambling, straggling, straggly

Definition: spreading out in different directions

Usage: sprawling handwriting; straggling branches; straggly hair


Similar words: unkempt

Definition: not properly maintained or cared for

Usage: an unkempt garden; native vistas and unkempt rambling paths; an ukempt appearance