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Russian translation of “shabby”

shabby

adjective     /ˈʃæbi/
UNTIDY looking untidy and in bad condition
потрепанный, ветхий
shabby clothes / furniture In bad condition
UNFAIR Shabby behaviour or treatment is bad and unfair .
несправедливый, подлый
Justice and fairness
shabbily adverb
убого, несправедливо
shabbily dressed shabbily treated
(Definition of shabby adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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