Definition of blowsy:
Synonyms for blowsy:
A band of wandering harpers harped upon their harps to the crowd of wrangling men and blowsy women in the open court below; strangely out of tune were the harps, out of time the measure, according well with the spirit of the hour.- "An American Girl Abroad", Adeline Trafton.
- "Cardigan", Robert W. Chambers.
The grim housekeeper was mollified by him: the fat cook greeted him with blowsy smiles; the ladies'- maids, whether of the French or the English nation, smirked and giggled in his behalf; the pretty porter's daughter at the lodge had always a kind word in reply to his.- "The Virginians", William Makepeace Thackeray.