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We then drove to the gardens, which lie across the river, in quite a slummy part of the town.

The narrow streets of Westminster are curious and interesting, if occasionally just a trifle "slummy."

Don't you believe she has been led away into any slummy place, for the sake of politics or anything else.

WORD ORIGIN

1873, from slum (n.) + -y (2). Related: Slummily; slumminess.

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