Translation of "dowdy" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈdaʊ.di/ us disapproving

(especially of clothes or the person wearing them) not attractive or fashionable

sin gracia, sin estilo
a dowdy skirt
She looked dowdy and plain.

(Translation of “dowdy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈdaudi/ (comparative dowdier, superlative dowdiest)

(of dress etc) not smart; unfashionable

pobre, pasado de moda
I don’t know why she always wears such dowdy clothes.

(Translation of “dowdy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)