noun Slang.
a contemptible or vulgar person.
a shabby or slovenly person.
a sleazy quality, character, or atmosphere; shoddiness; vulgarity.
sleazy behavior, content, appearance, or the like.

1950–55; back formation from sleazy Unabridged
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sleaze (sliːz)
1.  sleaziness
2.  dishonest, disreputable, or immoral behaviour, especially of public officials or employees: political sleaze

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Example sentences
The sleaze is in your mind, and in your conditioned cultural responses, not in
  the pictures.
Barber shoots it in a grunge style so flamboyant he seems to be aestheticizing
Underneath the sleaze are sermons illustrating simple, school-primer virtues.
With it, the group can detect patterns of sleaze and curses and spotlight
  advertisers who buy on naughty shows.
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