New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: scabby · shabbily · shrubby · cabby · chubby · crabby · flabby · hobby · hubby · shady
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shabby

1 adjective clothes, building, etcgiobach adj1  c m ubratógach adj1  c m udíblí adj3  c m useanchaite adj3  c m uhe was wearing a shabby old suit bhí seanchulaith smolchaite airthe building was beginning to look shabby bhí cuma dhíblí ag teacht ar an bhfoirgneamh, bhí drochdhóigh ag teacht ar an bhfoirgneamh, bhí an foirgneamh ag éirí seanchaite 2 adjective treatment, behaviour, etcsuarach adj1  c m ugránna adj3  c m uthat's a shabby excuse for not turning up tonight leithscéal suarach é sin gan teacht anochtthey came in for some shabby treatment caitheadh go gránna leo
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3 adjective materials etcsuarach adj1  c m ubocht adj1  c m udona adj3  c m uthe house was thrown together with the shabbiest of materials caitheadh an teach le chéile leis na hábhair is suaraí amuigh
phrases

it's not too shabby

informal leoga, ní hé is measamairg a gheobhadh locht airníl caill ar bith air