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festy

slang Very bad or disgusting. A shortening of "festering." I think you better go to the ER—that wound is getting festy.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

festy

mod. nasty. (From festered.) That scratch is looking sort of festy.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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