ugly as sin

ugly as sin
   This expression is used to refer to people or things that are considered to be very unattractive.
   

Have you seen the new neighbour's dog? It's as ugly as sin!


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  • ugly as sin — mod. very ugly. □ This car’s as ugly as sin, but it’s cheap and dependable. □ My old hound dog is ugly as sin but faithful as the dickens …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • ugly as sin — Phrs. Very ugly …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • ugly as sin —  Very ugly …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • as guilty/miserable/ugly as sin — (as) guilty/miserable/ugly as sin informal : very guilty/miserable/ugly Even though he was acquitted, most people think he is guilty as sin. That house is as ugly as sin. • • • Main Entry: ↑sin …   Useful english dictionary

  • guilty/miserable/ugly as sin — (as) guilty/miserable/ugly as sin informal : very guilty/miserable/ugly Even though he was acquitted, most people think he is guilty as sin. That house is as ugly as sin. • • • Main Entry: ↑sin …   Useful english dictionary

  • be as ugly as sin — to be very ugly. That dog of his is as ugly as sin …   New idioms dictionary

  • (as) ugly as sin — (as) miserable/ugly as ˈsin idiom (informal) used to emphasize that sb is very unhappy or ugly Main entry: ↑sinidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • as ugly as sin — as guilty/ugly/miserable/as sin phrase very guilty, ugly, or miserable Thesaurus: very and very muchsynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • ugly — ug|ly [ ʌgli ] adjective ** 1. ) someone who is ugly has a face that is unpleasant to look at. Ugly is an unkind word, so people often use the word plain instead, to avoid causing offense: The other man was hideously ugly. She won t wear T shirts …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ugly — /ˈʌgli / (say uglee) adjective (uglier, ugliest) 1. repulsive or displeasing in appearance; offensive to the sense of beauty: ugly furniture. 2. morally revolting: ugly sin. 3. disagreeable; unpleasant; objectionable: *Then there was the ugly… …  

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