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skell

[skel] /skɛl/
noun, Slang.
1.
a homeless person who lives on the streets, sleeps in doorways or subways, etc.; derelict.
2.
a slovenly person.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; perhaps shortening of skeleton
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skeevy

adjective

Nasty; repellent; grotty, scuzzy, trashy: How's your skeevy pal? (1990s+ Students)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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