Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / slattern
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

USE slattern IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

QUIZZES

Were You Bamboozled By The Words From February?

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

It is true that Nanny was a slattern, but only because she married into slavery.
A WINDOW IN THRUMSJ. M. BARRIE
The easy human slattern way would be to sink beneath the burden.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
"I would like to see Mr. Good," said Judith to the round-shouldered slattern who answered the bell.
THIRTYHOWARD VINCENT O'BRIEN
From day to day she sank nearer to the level of that abject, shameless creature whose dress drags in the gutter—a dirty slattern.
GERMINIE LACERTEUXEDMOND AND JULES DE GONCOURT
I took a sort of hate against her, she was such a slattern and so inquisitive.
A BOOK OF GHOSTSSABINE BARING-GOULD
Where once the slattern lolled about the little salon, now moved an attractively garbed and tidy woman.
THE MOUNTEBANKWILLIAM J. LOCKE
In her bizarre garments, in some indefinable way she imparted to the character of the born slattern something of the Grand Style.
TURNS ABOUT TOWNROBERT CORTES HOLLIDAY
One of the women was a fat, creased slattern, whose jewels and dyed furs did not disguise her greasy slovenliness.
THE DOOR THROUGH SPACEMARION ZIMMER BRADLEY
Slattern, slat′ėrn, n. a woman negligent of her dress: an untidy woman.
The indentured girl servants did not work in the fields unless they were slattern and offensive.
THE STRONGHOLDMIRIAM HAYNIE

WORDS RELATED TO SLATTERN

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

cromulentadjective | [krom-yuh-luhnt ]SEE DEFINITION
Essays. Emails. Everything. Get Help Now!