Definition of 'untidy'
Example sentences containing 'untidy'
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Some people dislike the untidy look this gives them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Perhaps this means that they look untidy on a map and that planners get lost in them. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It looks untidy and disrupts the game. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When did you last see a hole in a house with some untidy straw sticking out of it? Times, Sunday Times (2008)We grew up in an untidy house, with little thought for health and safety. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It makes you look untidy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I went to the untidy heap of back issues that lay in the corner of the sports department and began flicking through them. Provided You Don't Kiss Me: 20 Years with Brian Clough (2007)THE Government is to hand out fines for untidy or unkempt gardens. The Sun (2012)They worried about how these plants would cope in our wet winters, and were convinced that the grasses would all collapse into untidy heaps. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If she tells me my room is untidy I go straight in there and sort it out right away. The Sun (2011)Good grief, it makes Switzerland look untidy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)So my house is untidy, just like my mum's used to be. The Sun (2008)This means untidy hair, unflattering clothes and no make-up. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She had daily battles with her mother because she made the whole house untidy and particularly her bedroom, which her mother said was a disgrace. Stammering in Young Children (1988)LEAVING a hotel room untidy. The Sun (2012)Some people have untidy gardens, some have a swing seat by the river, some have a garden full of canoes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There may be implicit confirmation here that the best lawyers rarely have tidy rooms (a claim made mainly by lawyers with untidy rooms ). Times, Sunday Times (2007)A STUDENT took a week to realise she had been burgled because her room was so untidy. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'untidy'
British English: untidy /ʌnˈtaɪdɪ/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is untidy is messy, and not neatly arranged.
She threw her clothes into an untidy heap.
- American English: untidy
- Arabic: غَيْرُ مُرَتَّب
- Brazilian Portuguese: desarrumado
- Chinese: 不整洁的
- Croatian: neuredan
- Czech: nepořádný
- Danish: rodet
- Dutch: slordig
- European Spanish: desordenado
- Finnish: epäsiisti
- French: désordonné
- German: unordentlich
- Greek: ατημέλητος
- Italian: disordinato
- Japanese: だらしのない
- Korean: 단정치 못한
- Norwegian: uryddig
- Polish: nieporządny
- European Portuguese: desarrumado
- Romanian: dezordonat
- Russian: неаккуратный
- Spanish: desordenado
- Swedish: ovårdad
- Thai: ไม่เป็นระเบียบเรียบร้อย
- Turkish: dağınık
- Ukrainian: неохайний
- Vietnamese: không gọn gàng
Definition of untidy from the Collins English Dictionary
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