Antonyms for lousy

dear, peachy, principled, ethical, redoubtable, perfect, awesome, lovesome, top-notch, vacant, honest, par excellence, brag, exhausted, deficient, blue-ribbon, minimal, great, blank, fab, famous, prime, tasteful, boss, greathearted, a-ok, superior, disarming, standard, heavenly, depleted, hype, lordly, groovy, superb, first-rate, Jake, gone, crackerjack, slick, beautiful, magnanimous, meritorious, bully, unsurpassable, boffo, marvelous, tip-top, upright, satisfying, excellent, lovely, classical, unrivaled, noble, unequaled, polished, admirable, supernal, classic, respectable, bare, fantastic, fine, primo, splendid, reputable, adequate, high-grade, mean, banner, unparalleled, neat, fantabulous, O.K., incomparable, matchless, short, lovable, sweet, superlative, FOUR STAR, barren, chivalrous, dynamite, acceptable, passable, prize, peachy keen, righteous, natural, exceptional, fancy, top, satisfactory, useful, gangbusters, cool, blue-chip, cracking, brave, radical, clean, numero uno, nonpareil, down, topflight, estimable, top-shelf, corking, laudable, stellar, average, swell, alright, so-so, elevated, refined, top of the line, sufficient, five-star, bonny, only, handsome, lofty, divine, winsome, frontline, right-minded, special, moral, first-string, commendable, insufficient, worthy, adorable, fair, tolerable, middling, applaudable, bumper, hot, better, precious, PHAT, quality, handcrafted, dandy, void, sublime, winning, peerless, hunky-dory, unmatched, endearing, unexceptional, nice, agreeable, empty, sensational, nifty, honorable, inimitable, bang up, sterling, grand, wizard, high-minded, copacetic, topping, unexampled, fabulous, choice, stark, elegant, right, terrific, virtuous, darling, keen, praiseworthy, drained, all-right, ducky, big, gallant, jim-dandy, suitable, out of sight, prizewinning, capital, creditable, number one, incomplete, unsurpassed, A1, borderline, scrupulous, wonderful, gilt-edged, decent, mediocre, good, premium, palatable, devoid, gratifying, first class.

Quotes of lousy

  1. I consider your conduct unethical and lousy – Peter Arno
  2. I started playing piano with a little band in high school. I was terrible. I thought I had absolutely no talent. I couldn't keep time. I only got into McGill, which was a lousy music school, because they were taking American music students. – Burt Bacharach
  3. No more pronouncements on lousy verse. No more hidden competition. No more struggling not to be a square. – Louise Bogan
  4. Don't think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It's self -conscious, and anything self -conscious is lousy You can't try to do things. You simply must do things. – Ray Bradbury
  5. To many, Homer may appear lazy and a loser, but he's just much misguided. He's boorish, sure, but well meaning and, I guess, the one thing we have in common is the pursuit of lousy diets. – Dan Castellaneta
  6. I was about to get a degree in economics when I accepted that I'd be a lousy businessman, and if I didn't give acting a try I'd regret it for the rest of my life. – Peter Gallagher
  7. It's well known that actors are lousy writers. – Richard Grant
  8. Let's look at people as artists and try to support them; just because Picasso painted a couple of bad paintings, that's no reason to say he's a lousy painter. – Steve Guttenberg
  9. A good newspaper is never nearly good enough but a lousy newspaper is a joy forever. – Garrison Keillor
  10. Reagan's dead, and he was a lousy President. – Keith Olbermann
  11. But it's just that the whole country is making generally lousy films these days and has been for quite a while. That's the big problem that we all have to think about. – Alexander Payne
  12. I know only two words of American slang, 'swell' and 'lousy'. I think 'swell' is lousy but 'lousy' is swell. – J. B. Priestley
  13. Well, yes, I've fired a lot of people. Generally I like other people to fire, because it's always a lousy task. But I have fired many people. – Donald Trump
  14. I know a lot of people in the business recommend the many Story Structure seminars being offered here, but I point to them as the single biggest contributor to lousy scripts. – Douglas Wood

Usage examples for lousy

  1. Curry your cows as thoroughly as you do your horses; and if they ever chance to get lousy wash them in a decoction of tobacco. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  2. Shure the whole beesely thrack be lousy wid shnaakes; and show me the man as cud slape shweet wid maybe four of the varmint all ascroodging and squaaking nath his blanket!" – Tropic Days by E. J. Banfield
  3. A camp named Lousy Level is said to have made a specialty of this sort of battle. – Down the Mother Lode by Vivia Hemphill
  4. " What, for a lousy twenty- five minutes," Clay replied. – Code Three by Rick Raphael
  5. I'm a lousy politician; that's my trouble. – Despoilers of the Golden Empire by Gordon Randall Garrett
  6. Lanpher, you lousy skunk! – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  7. Let them learn thus the price of mutiny in their lousy ranks. – The Sea-Hawk by Raphael Sabatini
  8. And then maybe in a million years or so some lousy insect man from Jupiter comes along and finds you and takes you away to a museum...." – To Each His Star by Bryce Walton
  9. And do you, lousy beggar, presume to malign a man of this kind? – The Progressionists, and Angela. by Conrad von Bolanden
  10. You see this here old woman is nuts on her son, and she's lousy with money and don't care how she spends it, so her baby boy is pleased. – The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill
  11. You lousy hunk of pigmeal, git going! – Watchbird by Robert Sheckley
  12. What a lousy torpedo! – "And they thought we wouldn't fight" by Floyd Gibbons
  13. We can get old waiting for them to review our submitted personal data, only to have a chance to take their lousy tests!" – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  14. Timmy's just plain lousy when it comes to dissembling, you know, as if it was completely foreign to him to lie. – The Short Life by Francis Donovan
  15. Why, the blinkin' thing's as lousy as a cookoo now, an me just a- gittin' rid o' the bloomin' chats on me old un. – A Yankee in the Trenches by R. Derby Holmes
  16. I'll wait for nothing until I see that lousy Lambert get his just rewards! – Abducted to Oz by Bob Evans and Chris Dulabone
  17. This country's lousy with money, just layin' around for someone to reach out an' take it- an' I'm the bird c'n do it! – Prairie Flowers by James B. Hendryx
  18. Jerry, one lousy minute. – The Giants From Outer Space by Geoff St. Reynard
  19. I was in there two weeks ago and I found quartz that was just lousy with gold. – With Hoops of Steel by Florence Finch Kelly
  20. Then he ain't too respectable, the lousy pup. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White

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