adjective, grungier, grungiest. Slang.
ugly, run-down, or dilapidated: a grungy, abandoned mill town.
dirty; filthy: a pair of grungy sneakers.

1965–70, Americanism; grunge + -y1

grunginess, noun Unabridged
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grungy (ˈɡrʌndʒɪ)
adj , -gier, -giest
1.  chiefly (US), (Canadian) squalid or seedy
2.  (of pop music) characterized by a loud fuzzy guitar sound

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Example sentences
It's not the white-sanded littoral paradise of a thousand movies but a grungy, rock-strewn place.
Carry it in a briefcase or other, preferably grungy-looking, case.
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