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scruff(y)

(ˈskrəf(i))
mod. sloppy; unkempt. Why don’t you clean up this scruff car? It’s—like—grody!
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VERSATILE Danny Spencer scored what he described as 'one of the scruffiest goals of my career' but it could prove crucial in Boro's promotion bid.
I have had letting agents not turn up to or cancel three out of four of the appointments you make only to try and palm you off with the smallest, scruffiest alternative they can find to appease you, the list goes on.
Knightley always wears her scruffiest clothes when out and about in a bid to go unnoticed, and avoids showbiz parties to maintain her low profile, but the 25-year-old fears her tactics aren't working.
And honest hitman Daly confessed that his early opener - courtesy of a horrorerrorbyFirParkkeeperMichael Fraser - will live with him forever as it's the scruffiest goal he's scored.
I'm eight years old, the dirtiest, ugliest, scruffiest kid in the class.
SNP MSP Christopher Harvie blamed which sportswear billionaire for making young Scots the scruffiest people in Europe by selling them shell suits?
O'Neill is, without doubt, the scruffiest manager to be seen at Premier League matches.
Few would dispute that this contest with Reading was one of the scruffiest seen at Goodison Park all year and Moyes let his players know in the dressing room afterwards that he expects to see much more from them.
The fired-up Dragons were in the ascendancy and within a minute, Jones scored probably the scruffiest goal of his career
With a guitar style defined by an edgy and eclectic harmonic approach and a loose, playful attitude, Ribot formed Los Cubanos Postizos 3 1/2 years ago, drawing praise from Jazziz magazine for ``some of the scruffiest, most deliciously different Cuban music you're likely to hear.
I have some clothes in the back of my car and ask that they wear their scruffiest things.
Even the scruffiest [lowest-density] globular cluster seems to have a pulsar.
The dog show starts at 2pm (with registrations at 1pm) and will have 14 different categories, including waggiest tail, saddest eye, dog most like its owner and scruffiest coat.
Susi says: "I was at my scruffiest in my jeans, t-shirt and flip-flops, covered in dust from getting books out for the fair, but I was running late so had no chance to make myself presentable.