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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)
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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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