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Adjective


1. flyblown, maggoty, stale (vs. fresh)

usage: spoiled and covered with eggs and larvae of flies; "flyblown meat"; "a sack of maggoty apricots"

2. flyblown, squalid, sordid, dirty (vs. clean), soiled, unclean

usage: foul and run-down and repulsive; "a flyblown bar on the edge of town"; "a squalid overcrowded apartment in the poorest part of town"; "squalid living conditions"; "sordid shantytowns"

3. flyblown, blemished (vs. unblemished)

usage: especially of reputation; "a flyblown reputation"

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