lousy


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pe·dic·u·lous

(pĕ-dik'yū-lŭs),
Infested with lice.
Synonym(s): lousy

lousy

(lou′zē)
adj. lous·ier, lous·iest
Infested with lice.

lous′i·ly adv.
lous′i·ness n.

lousy

Microbiology
adjective Louse-infested.
 
Vox populi
adjective A colloquial term referring to a state of physical malaise, as in feeling lousy.
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I have seen a little of students who come and go in this slum called Mairi Kuwait but I have never seen a lousy bunch as these ones who spend all their time in the office of lucky deep owners and beer joint in Sahel hotel.
You'll have to read Ray's new book Lapwings, Loons & Lousy Jacks: The How and Why of Bird Names to find out the origin of this and many other bird names.
Sadly, I think that for every good system great designers put out there, there continue to be at least 10 lousy ones.
Going into the match on the back of a three-match winless run, Van Gaal had said he felt "lousy", but his team are now just two points outside the top four.
Van Gaal added: "I feel, myself, very lousy for the fans firstly, but also for the board because they have a great belief in me and my players and my staff and when you have 13 points out of 10 matches you are not doing well."
TEHRAN (FNA)- Your attitude defines and delimits your level of success; if you have a generally lousy attitude, you'll never really be successful; if you have a generally upbeat attitude, however, you'll always achieve at least some level of success.
She added, "I remain hopeful that those who want to cripple this consumer bureau will think again and remember that the financial crisis--and the recession and job losses that it sparked--began one lousy mortgage at a time."
MICK McCarthy admitted Albion's late leveller made him feel ''lousy''.
We all see that having inflation at 10 per cent is lousy and at five per cent is also lousy, so the direction to lower inflation is the way we should go.'
With its oddly upbeat vibe and somewhat malicious sense of whimsy, the Lousy Instruments are an addictive musical treat.
University professor Venko Andonovski says for Nova Makedonija that in this crazy time when everything is soiled because of that lousy money, we should try to leave aside the love and the church from the calculations and the impudent penetration of the trade mentality.
The 48-year-old, previously married to actress Talia Balsam for five years, believes he would make a "lousy" husband.