EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English cruddi, equivalent to crud +‎ -y.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɹʌdi/
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  • Rhymes: -ʌdi

AdjectiveEdit

cruddy (comparative cruddier, superlative cruddiest)

  1. (slang) Full of crud.
  2. (slang) Crummy, lousy, worthless.
  3. (slang) Annoying, irritating.
  4. (obsolete) Coagulated.
    • (Can we date this quote by Spenser and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      His cruel wounds with cruddy blood congeal'd.

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