adjective, crappier, crappiest. Slang: Sometimes Vulgar.
extremely bad, unpleasant, or inferior; lousy: crappy weather.
nasty, humiliating, insulting, or unfair: What a crappy thing to say about anyone!
cheaply made or done; shoddy: a crappy job.

1840–50, Americanism; crap1 + -y1

crappiness, noun Unabridged
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Word Origin & History

1846, from crap.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang Dictionary

crappy definition

  1. mod.
    messed up with dung; dungy. : Clean off your crappy shoes before you go in there!
  2. mod.
    lousy; junky; bad; inferior. : This has been a real crappy day for me.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Example sentences
No more blaming poor in-game performance on a crappy controller.
Basically it tells me that it's a really crappy school.
Except for pumped storage the efficiency is pretty crappy.
You've had enough of those crappy earbuds you got for free with your phone.
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