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grubbies

slang Unattractive articles of clothing that are old, shabby, or dirty. It's a Sunday afternoon, so I'm just hanging around the house in some grubbies.
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grubby

1. Dirty. Hey, wash your grubby hands before coming to dinner!
2. Unkempt. Let me change first—I don't want anyone to see me looking this grubby!

grubbies

and grubbers and grubs (ˈgrəbiz and ˈgrəbɚz and grəbz)
n. worn-out clothing; clothing one wears for the occasional dirty job. There I was, running around in my grubs when the senator stops by to say hello! It’s time to wash these grubbies.
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grubby

(ˈgrəbi)
mod. unclean; untidy; unshaven. Who’s that grubby guy?
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SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt: In the beach resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, the sun-soaked coastal strip that is one of the Middle East's most popular holiday destinations, the glitziest hotels can shroud the grubbiest of secrets.
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The controls are as sharp as they ever were, irrespective of whether you use the tilt or button controls, which will bring long-held memories flooding back as you drift perfectly around the grubbiest of corners and tackle the tightest of off-road stages.
But there it was on Sunday, adding the grubbiest chapter yet to this sad story of the return of intolerance to our national game.
"If I were a far less charitable person than I am, I might think that he was engaged in the grubbiest form of political point-scoring, but, because I am so charitable, I of course do not think any such thing."
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TRIPADVISOR SAYS The dirtiest British hotel in their survey and third grubbiest they reviewed anywhere.