The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of sketchy

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

Other terms relating to 'dangerous':

Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: related to immorality or illegality.
Definitions include: suspicious; "shady".
Definitions include: to act foolish; under the influence of alcohol or drugs; or to do something dangerous.

Other terms relating to 'gross, disgusting, creepy':

Definitions include: sexually voracious.
Definitions include: to vomit.
Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: nasty, gross, disgusting, revolting, etc. Also raunchy-licious.
Definitions include: a weird or disturbed person.
Definitions include: gross or creepy.
Definitions include: extremely disturbing.
Definitions include: "pervert."
Definitions include: disgusting.
Definitions include: gross.
Definitions include: someone who will not allow a relationship to end.
Definitions include: with poor personal hygiene / promiscuous / generally gross.
Definitions include: gross, disgusting.
Definitions include: gross, unappealing.
Definitions include: a person who is of the red-neck, trailer trash, low morals variety.

Other terms relating to 'suspicious, immoral, illegal':

Definitions include: "shitty".
Definitions include: to feel bad, not right or normal.
Definitions include: suspicious; "shady".
Definitions include: to be suspicious.
Definitions include: deceitful, untrustworthy.
Definitions include: related to immorality or illegality.
Definitions include: sketch + balls, i.e. "very sketchy".
Definitions include: to recline, as in a reclining chair.

Slang terms with the same root words

None. How about some random words?

Definitions include: to resume taking care of one's responsibilities.
Definitions include: a place that offers poor-quality lodging.
Definitions include: to deceive using underhanded methods; "dupe"; "hoodwink".
Definitions include: a discussion.
Definitions include: bad.
Definitions include: Popular slang used by kids in my NYC neighborhood back in the late 70's.
Definitions include: the anus.
Definitions include: to suck dick, i.e. perform fellatio.
Definitions include: to sleep.
Definitions include: a defeat.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(155)  
No longer use it(2)  
Heard it but never used it(41)  
Have never heard it(8)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 104 votes: 20%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/sketchy">sketchy</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/sketchy sketchy]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.