seamy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"seamy" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈsiː.mi/
(of a ​situation) ​unpleasant because of a ​connection with ​dishonestbehaviour, ​violence, and ​illegalsex: The ​filmvividlyportrays the seamy side of ​life in London in the early 1970s.
(Definition of seamy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"seamy" in American English

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seamyadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /ˈsi·mi/
unpleasant and sometimes ​illegal, ​immoral, or ​violent: Every ​city has ​its seamy ​neighborhood.
(Definition of seamy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seamy”
in Chinese (Simplified) (情形)丑恶的,肮脏的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (情形)醜惡的,骯髒的…
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