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