Definition of dowdy:
dull, old, unfashionable, frumpish, antiquated, baron hugh caswall tremenheere dowding, homely, dated, old-fashioned, old-fashioned, bygone, out-of-date, tasteless, plain, antique, out of fashion, shabby, untidy, vintage, old-time, Dowding, baggy, frumpy, new, fusty, outmoded, styleless, Hugh Dowding, pass, outdated, unstylish, archaic, pandowdy.
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