Shabby and Unused


Shabby adjective - Worn or torn into or as if into rags.
Usage example: shabby, stained clothes that are barely better than rags

Unused is an antonym for shabby in broken-down topic.

Nearby Word: shabbily


Unused adjective - Recently made and never used before.
Usage example: preferred to start with unused pencils

Shabby is an antonym for unused.

Nearby Words: unusual, unusable
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Unused or Shabby. 2016. Accessed November 28, 2022.
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