dodgy

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdɒdʒi/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(dojē)


Inflections of 'dodgy' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
dodgier
adj comparative
dodgiest
adj superlative
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dodgy

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. [this] seems dodgy to me
  2. was dodgy to [begin, start] with
  3. the [road, city] can be dodgy in places
  4. in a dodgy part of [town, the city]
  5. this is a dodgy part of [town] to [be, work, live] in
  6. is the dodgiest part of [town]
  7. can be dodgy at times
  8. is dodgy at best
  9. is dodgy, to say the least
  10. a dodgy (-looking) [person, character]
  11. made a dodgy deal with
  12. [reported, investigated, banned] for dodgy dealings
  13. slang: (this) is dodgy as hell
  14. a dodgy scheme to
  15. a dodgy [way, manner] of [answering, dealing with people]
  16. dodgy [writing, lighting, equipment]
  17. have a dodgy [knee, shoulder]
  18. had a dodgy [hot dog, meal, dinner]
  19. UK: suffering from dodgy [bowels, intestines, guts]
  20. [this] might be a [little, bit] dodgy
  21. [pretty, really] dodgy
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