Definition of 'lousy'
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It is a lousy idea to discuss personnel issues through the media. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They can make us feel great or feel lousy. Your One Week Way to Mind-Fitness (1994)They do a lousy job building marriages and building relationships. Christianity Today (2000)No more lousy jobs since he landed the gig as a columnist. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is to do with avoiding the unnecessary thoughts that cause our bad moods and cause us to feel lousy. Your One Week Way to Mind-Fitness (1994)And what about the lousy food? Times, Sunday Times (2006)It always leaves you feeling lousy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He thinks he's a lousy father. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It targets the bored, trapped in lousy jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But there are many reasons men may feel lousy in mid-life. The Sun (2008)Why settle for lousy service? The Sun (2010)That's a pretty lousy justification. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Feeling lousy loses its appeal. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I was surprised too, especially as the pay is lousy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The lousy weather, the stabbings, the congestion charge they could all put up with. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The flight out was dreadful and the food was always lousy in the Eastern Bloc. Times, Sunday Times (2012)So, while the real weather remains lousy, the economic weather is much sunnier. Times, Sunday Times (2014)As a place with lousy weather, we're deluged with it. The Sun (2008)All this, plus the lousy service and food, shows a lack of control at the top. Times, Sunday Times (2010)BRITAIN'S lousy spring weather has seen the price of suncream tumble by up to 8.5 per cent, figures showed yesterday. The Sun (2013)You suffer so many lousy meals with lousy service, I invite you to my house. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'lousy'
British English: lousy /ˈlaʊzɪ/ ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as lousy, you mean that it is of very bad quality.
The food was lousy.
- American English: lousy
- Arabic: سَيِءٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: ruim
- Chinese: 糟糕的
- Croatian: odvratan
- Czech: mizerný
- Danish: elendig
- Dutch: waardeloos
- European Spanish: pésimo
- Finnish: kurja
- French: infect
- German: miserabel
- Greek: άθλιος
- Italian: schifoso
- Japanese: 卑劣な
- Korean: 비열한
- Norwegian: dårlig
- Polish: wstrętny
- European Portuguese: de má qualidade
- Romanian: groaznic
- Russian: отвратительный
- Latin American Spanish: pésimo
- Swedish: urusel
- Thai: น่ารังเกียจ
- Turkish: berbat
- Ukrainian: огидний
- Vietnamese: tồi tệ
Definition of lousy from the Collins English Dictionary
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