Adjective(1) having many worn or threadbare spots in the nap
(1) You look at his feet: he isn't wearing scuffed, oil-stained boots or even stilettos, and there's no sign of a mangy mutt snoozing nearby.(2) Perhaps fooled by our mangy appearance, he insisted that we order something, his treat.(3) The turkeys themselves are mangy critters - snowy feathers dirty from sitting on mud, bald heads vulture-like.(4) They completed depictions of a mangy but loveable dog, a fire-breathing dragon, a proud lion and a menacing silverback gorilla defending his territory.(5) He wore a colorless, primeval terry-cloth bathrobe that had been picked and shredded to a mangy condition.(6) In the dinner line, a mangy , bearded white man accepts his daily portion of slop.(7) Several of these places were hygienically challenged, with mangy dogs scurrying about, leaking sewage pipes and nowhere to bathe.(8) She wants him to stop looking like such a mangy scruffbag.(9) Sometimes there will be squealing siblings by their side and at other times, you'll see a mangy dog warily watching on.(10) Instead, he's a mangy mutt with his tail between his legs.(11) Underneath the mangy , beige carpet, the floorboards were rotten.(12) The patchy raggedness of the moult gave him a somewhat mangy appearance, but by the end of June he was smooth and as lean as a hungry wolf in his summer coat.(13) There's a man sleeping next to a mangy dog in an adjacent doorway.(14) Many dogs are mangy , sickly or hungry, and often roam in packs.(15) Deep-down you have this sneaking feeling that there is every chance you are going to be sold a pup, quite possibly even a mangy dog.(16) Small flocks of mangy goats and sheep, shepherded by women in flowing black abayas, forage in the trash.
1. scabby ::
2. scaly ::
3. scabrous ::
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