shoddy


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Synonyms for shoddy

Synonyms for shoddy

Synonyms for shoddy

reclaimed wool fiber

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cheap and shoddy

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of inferior workmanship and materials

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designed to deceive or mislead either deliberately or inadvertently

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The original meaning of shoddy is now largely unknown outside this area, and the word has come to mean of inferior quality, shabby or broken-down.
The revision stipulates that such culprits producing or selling illegal, shoddy tobacco and alcoholic products will be jailed three years instead of the current two, and a maximum seven years those producing or selling such products proven to harm health, instead of five years, with confiscation of semi-finished products and raw materials.
He added: "Surely we are entitled to say to the Commons: look at this rather messy shoddy little administrative proposal to deny passes to members of the European Parliament who have enjoyed them for the last 29 years without, as far as I'm aware, having produced any problems.
Everyone who is wealthy enough will leave and Britain will be sold off as landfill, ruled over by King Shoddy.
Buta Unison spokesman said: "I think it's extremely shoddy.
So UK tracks, as seen through the camera lens, have shoddy traps at shoddy tracks.
Chancey concluded that the NCBCPS course was riddled with shoddy research and promoted religion.
The company also has a wide range of acoustic materials to choose from, such as coconut fiber, cotton shoddy (shredded clothing), and small air-filled pouches of PE film glued to the underside of parts.
After the issuance of the 847-page Volcker Report detailing corruption in the UN's oil-for-food program, UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan admitted only shoddy administrative action.
The car repair industry has been threatened with a supercomplaint by the National Consumer Council over shoddy service and rip-off charges.
Outside, a close look at the building's faded pink facade reveals a succession of shoddy paint jobs, poorly maintained architectural details, and damage from World War II bombing.
Shapiro attributed some of Co-op City's disrepair to shoddy construction, which began in 1968.
I was dismayed to read Cathy Young's unbelievably shoddy account of the writings of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn ("Traditional Prejudices," May).
Ellwood wrote, "I took over a goodsized firearm retail store three months ago and have run into a lot of shoddy products.
Rhondda MP Chris Bryant has called on ministers to roll out the Quality Mark scheme in Wales to ensure consumers don't fall victim to rip-off deals and shoddy workmanship.