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English definition of “shabby”

shabby

adjective  /ˈʃæb·i/ us  

shabby adjective (IN BAD CONDITION)

looking old and in bad condition because of wear or lack of care: The man wore a long, shabby coat. We parked near Bobby’s shabby trailer.

shabby adjective (NOT FAIR)

not fair or showing respect; unacceptable: Her salary is $305,000 this year – not too shabby (= very generous).
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