Slime-balls - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
slimeball (redirected from slime-balls)
An offensive, detestable, repellent person, especially one who does unscrupulous or immoral things. My last boss was a total slimeball, making all sorts of shady deals to skim a bit of extra profit for herself. That slime ball defrauded his clients for millions of dollars. They ought to lock him up and throw away the key.
slime bag and slime bucket and slimebag and slimeball
a despicable person, usually a male. (see also slime
.) Gee, a slime bag like that in the same room with me! Yuck!
References in periodicals archive
How anyone can still call football the Beautiful Game when it is run by the kind of professional slime-balls
who inhabit the bung-a-day world of FIFA is one of the great mysteries of our time.
and Canadian "do-gooders" is just a matter of trying to lean on the highly visible and legitimate mining houses while ignoring the slime-balls
who provide the means of destruction.
A joint task force headed by the Secret Service caught the "slime-balls
," but not before they ran up a $37,000 tab on 103 accounts.