Synonym of bum

Noun

A vagrant
tramp vagrant vagabond hobo derelict drifter sundowner swagman beachcomber down-and-out itinerant traveler traveller wanderer bagman beggar bummer mendicant outcast pariah swaggie crusty derro dosser homeless person streety bindle bindle stiff floater gutterpup guttersnipe stiff transient bag lady good for nothing black sheep person of no fixed address nomad knockabout rover gypsy bird of passage street person person of no fixed abode wayfarer rolling stone rambler roamer migrant stroller gadabout maunderer explorer knight of the road overlander whaler bindlestiff outie pilgrim loafer pauper wino journeyer slacker wastrel panhandler good-for-nothing hiker hitchhiker globetrotter voyager down and out do-nothing no-goodnik no-good ne'er-do-well no-account adventurer globe-trotter displaced person bag person tussocker fence bindle punk indigent poor person bankrupt pikey walker insolvent ne'er do well unemployed person job-seeker trekker have-not peddler footslogger excursionist barnstormer backpacker poor unemployed needy destitute homeless shopping-bag lady shopping-bag person Romany tripper ranger tinker meanderer straggler stray gallivanter gad stumblebum renegade castaway grifter dawdler skidrow bum shopping cart lady shopping bag lady urchin waif mudlark orphan gamin tatterdemalion scarecrow gamine child ragamuffin street urchin refugee immigrant tzigane expatriate exile evacuee departer migrator Bedouin DP ambler saunterer Bohemian Rom colonist alien fugitive emigre didicoi settler incomer emigrant in-migrant out-migrant New Ager New Age traveller lone wanderer pleasure-seeker transmigrant landloper runabout maverick Romani Romanichal zigeuner Roma Sinti chal perambulator tramper solivagant gitana gitano Zingaro chai zingana Zigeuner flaneur gyppo traveling worker Gypsy zingara zingaro sharper gippy bohemian pioneer New Age traveler travelling people travelling folk newcomer expat asylum seeker reconnoitrer scout prospector mover surveyor discoverer

Noun

Someone who spends their time idling and doing nothing in particular
do-nothing good-for-nothing idler cadger drone layabout loafer scrounger slacker slob wastrel derelict laggard lounger malingerer ne'er-do-well no-account no-good no-goodnik rascal rogue scoundrel shirker slugabed sluggard vagrant villain lazybones loser skiver waster dropout sponger parasite bludger freeloader moocher deadbeat leech slug piker couch potato sponge slouch goof-off bloodsucker lotus-eater mooch hanger-on beggar junketeer ligger quandong scrimshanker beachcomber fainéant wanderer free rider gold brick borrower schnorrer lazy person passenger quitter cyberslacker profligate lead-swinger truant scalawag vagabond goldbricker lollygagger sloth black sheep faineant sloucher irresponsible person sorner slowcoach scrounge mendicant scrub welcher debtor failure timewaster slubberdegullion squanderer prodigal fritterer spender spendthrift clinger ne' er-do-well scally useless article scapegrace rapscallion saddo tramp scamp barnacle toady shiftless incompetent worthless high roller bad boy time-waster extortioner vampire shirk bad lot loiterer goldbrick clock-watcher dodger absentee user avoider duck-shover wag habitual absentee sloven pig yob lout chav slummock oaf ragamuffin lurdan schlump swine tatterdemalion lardass boor draggletail hog slattern messy person dawdler slowpoke lingerer straggler lagger poke snail dallier dilly-dallier lag slow starter procrastinator tarrier dragger crawler plodder evader foot-dragger work-dodger daydreamer dreamer hedonist Wearie Willie lazy bum sidestepper abstainer lotus eater clock watcher delayer saunterer observer viewer bystander televiewer lotuseater spectator spud video-gazer TV-viewer lazy-bones TV viewer sofa spud inactive person television viewer

Noun

(dated or humorous) A person who behaves in an offensive manner
cur creep jerk rascal schmuck clown cretin joker lout rapscallion rogue scoundrel scum scumbag sleaze slimeball boor cad dastard louse miscreant reprobate scuzzball skunk sleazebag sleazeball slime slob stinkard swine vagabond varmint vermin wretch beast buzzard chuff crud dirtbag dog fink knave rat snake toad blackguard bleeder charlatan churl fraudster heel hound reptile rotter stinker trickster varlet villain worm blighter bounder cheat crumb mofo mother pill scrote sleeveen spalpeen swindler wastrel rat fink so-and-so bad egg snake in the grass good-for-nothing black sheep unprincipled person ne'er-do-well wrong 'un SOB lowlife pig devil weasel scamp ruffian scallywag imp monster scapegrace delinquent scalawag nazi meanie heavy no-good evildoer meany baddie baddy brute caitiff savage fiend profligate bad lot horror rake beggar liar riffraff skelm shyster dingo ratfink criminal outcast monkey scally mischief-maker turd mischief disgrace perisher urchin tyke hellion rip pickle looser poltroon jagoff derelict ronion pauper bezonian scullion cullion renegade pariah pilgarlic ingrate libertine loafer tramp mischievous person puck prankster tough jester hooligan opportunist bully grafter robber prodigal rowdy sneak cardsharp fraud recreant git felon idler tease pretender sinner hypocrite nasty piece of work wrongdoer evil-doer crook troublemaker barbarian degenerate thug ogre demon nointer outlaw terror sadist lawbreaker whippersnapper holy terror transgressor stinkpot hoodlum animal misfeasor malfeasant offender malefactor convict incorrigible gangster cheater son of a gun yahoo ghoul jailbird hood hoon gaolbird black hat enfant terrible bad guy culprit toerag thief roughneck bad apple antagonist jackanapes racketeer maggot wrong'un con crim yob yobbo trespasser bogan cougan shark scozza butthole tearaway monstrosity bad news rounder evil person tyrant bully boy serpent prick rass kuri minx ratbag mischiefmaker psychopath sociopath chit bandit punk goon radge mugger brat antihero terrorist bruiser scofflaw rough oaf infractor desperado chav vandal archfiend gunman rorter gorilla toughie grifter nasty person mobster mug bear bad character defrauder con man mean person cruel person troll badly behaved child prisoner hellhound limb of Satan con artist lager lout dastardly person sly person viper debauchee vaurien roué rakehell low life sleveen bad person sharper picaro daemon pickpocket bootlegger drunkard deceiver slicker mountebank atua rotten egg adversary cannibal pest nuisance picaroon bete noire common enemy bogeyman mischief maker Mephistopheles diablo problem dork rabble-rouser being gargoyle glutton quadruped unpleasant person pond scum dirty dog despicable person buffoon hick little devil casual idiot weirdo clod backstabber bumpkin clodhopper clodpole slimebag peasant loudmouth philistine scuzzbag brawler slimebucket lower animal living thing keelie toughy hoodie gangbanger gangsta tsotsi yardie gamin douchebag puppy youngster spoilt child kid pervert Neanderthal lump redneck rube skank ape lummox boob lubber bosthoon dirtball vulgarian rioter roughie ned myrmidon larrikin fairy pixie gnome devilkin gremlin deviling dip hayseed oik primitive deviant supervillain guttersnipe cub superbrat brigand mischievous child little dickens pirate hard man reprehensible person boot boy plug-ugly bovver boy tough guy nasty spoiled brat wild one spoiled child unruly child little monster impudent child perpetrator perp conman burglar scammer bioterrorist rapist shoplifter housebreaker hoaxer hustler exploiter lag scamster phoney yardbird cyberterrorist violator suspect embezzler narcoterrorist finagler agroterrorist quack tief bilker ecoterrorist filcher peculator marauder pilferer lifer deadbeat violater lighty drifter yegg yakuza purloiner blackmailer trusty muscle transport immoralist chiseller holdupper cracksman phony defalcator fugitive juvenile delinquent bad actor guilty person fallen angel confidence trickster young offender smooth operator guilty party wanted criminal confidence artist black marketeer tea leaf person responsible old lag confidence man slippery eel ex-con rogue trader bunco artist flimflam man armed robber

Noun

A person or thing causing inconvenience or annoyance
nuisance annoyance bother pest inconvenience trial trouble bore problem drag hassle irritant plague headache pain aggravation burden difficulty bind aggro blister botheration bugbear exasperation frustration infliction irk irritation menace nark nudnik nyaff peeve rub ruffle skelf source of annoyance source of irritation thorn vexation gall besetment botherment creep drip fair cow frump hair shirt insect louse nag nudge obstacle offence offense pester pesterer pill terror pain in the bum pain in the neck poor excuse pain in the backside pain in the rear worry torment hindrance provocation grief distress upset disturbance fuss bane harassment thorn in your flesh concern source of vexation pip disadvantage drawback disruption awkwardness tease unfitness unwieldiness discomfort predicament stress untimeliness unsuitableness cumbersomeness troublesomeness uneasiness stew embarrassment dilemma burr under someone's saddle uphill unhandiness bothersomeness infuriation pet peeve hang-up unhappiness pinprick burr in someone's saddle struggle tribulation misfortune goad mess downside bedevilment snag source of difficulty incommodiousness teasing anger grievance displeasure irksomeness source of trouble affliction incommodity cross to bear pique indignation agitation bad news bane of one's life irascibility discontent thorn in someone's side thorn in someone's flesh ghost issue gripe bug source of disruption quagmire minus negative debit strike handicap liability disbenefit nightmare danger woe disappointment deep trouble dire straits hot water care cross lesion wound harrying importunity bugging cause of annoyance source of aggravation thorn in one's side thorn in one's flesh cause for concern downer bummer trials and tribulations chip on your shoulder bothering test handful fizzle cause of distress sore point tall order hard work persecution snooze yawn mischief-maker troublemaker snoozer crossness bitter pill dullsville pestering old one-two nudnick yawner ire chagrin droner blighter problems anxiety disquiet unease nuisance value unpleasantness plight incommode tiresomeness inopportuneness tedious thing tedious person tiresome person jam entanglement imbroglio pickle quandary scrape boring situation tiresome thing bad situation a thorn in someone's flesh a thorn in someone's side fix put out

Adjective

Of poor quality
bad inferior poor second-rate shoddy terrible deficient imperfect inadequate miserable second-class substandard unacceptable unsatisfactory abominable amateurish awful careless defective dreadful execrable faulty lousy negligent rotten atrocious deplorable disgraceful frightful hopeless lamentable laughable sorry worthless crummy diabolical pathetic ropy third-rate useless woeful abysmal appalling bargain-basement cheap cheapjack cheesy chronic coarse common cut-rate dire duff gimcrack God-awful junky low-grade low-rent mediocre not up to par not up to scratch pitiful pits poxy rubbishy schlock schlocky sleazy trashy trumpery wretched rubbish el cheapo not up to snuff pants a load of pants dismal shabby tatty tawdry grotty egregious tacky sad paltry tinny poor-quality jerry-built direful horrible dissatisfactory abject bodger low-quality crude bush-league valueless punk below standard sucky two-bit insufficient inept nasty incompetent below par suboptimal subpar tenth-rate lame crumby tinhorn cruddy wack unpleasant disappointing gaudy brummagem very bad wanting wrong bush weak off piss-poor dime-a-dozen unspeakable horrendous middling under par mean not much cop poor quality disastrous sub-par of a sort tasteless vulgar bungling naff makeshift flimsy ineffectual sour outrageous twopenny-halfpenny ordinary dilapidated feeble half-pie base damnable odious inexpert godawful grim less-than-stellar cheap and nasty no great shakes strictly for the birds cheap-jack hack weak sauce seedy no good junk beastly gross corny cheeseball garbagy meretricious showy insubstantial rickety Brummagem trifling garish slovenly shocking ramshackle shameful indifferent throwaway regrettable badly built kitschy desperate commonplace dodgy twopenny broken unsound unfortunate ropey end-of-the-pier derisory thrown together vile tricky stupid for the birds unwelcome harmful uncomfortable disagreeable impaired amiss excruciating hellacious average hateful second-best tinpot reject not up to much ill god-awful poorly contemptible second class worse lemon poorer déclassé slipshod cheapo poopy from hunger yucky a dime a dozen good-for-nothing not good enough plastic dingy scruffy pretentious low run-down broken-down inglorious low-down run down dirty shlocky calamitous hideous ghastly ratty shlock unsightly grubby scabby scummy scurvy repulsive gruesome sordid godforsaken down at heel off-color bad news raunchy downer icky stinking diddly garbage rough fallacious grungy bummer scurrilous horrid detestable meager the pits not good grody irremediable erroneous meagre not the best blah reprehensible stinky indefensible craptacular lacking below average not up to standard incapable ineffective unskillful unskilled inapt unskilful inefficacious impotent a dead loss powerless inproficient lacking ability unproficient pitiable offensive loathsome despicable subnormal distressing flawed distasteful foul revolting unworthy objectionable disgusting abhorrent leaving much to be desired repugnant displeasing hostile unexceptional pedestrian ignoble sickening inefficient downmarket dishonourable piddling dishonorable unsuitable critical repellent unfit nauseous obnoxious disreputable petty scandalous ugly insignificant adverse negligible grievous low-end discreditable unfriendly nauseating repellant unfavorable trivial noisome intolerable improper undesirable ignominious unfavourable counterproductive negative grave untoward antagonistic inimical measly awkward horrifying inappropriate evil obscene rancid crass damaged insufferable degenerate unsavoury unseemly second rate disapproving snide currish unsympathetic disconcerting unimportant unsavory harsh disquieting low-minded sick forbidding knocked together slapdash troublesome disturbing clumsy unimpressive alarming inconsiderable hairy fulsome noxious unsatisfying inhospitable unhappy damaging sneaking inconsequential inexpedient contrary monstrous heartbreaking jerrybuilt infelicitous corrupt unbearable tragic immoral cheapie pointless futile raffish wicked unavailing meaningless heinous kitsch limited unproductive nugatory unsuited rinky-dink servile unusable inutile failing bogus nothing sterile unprofitable profitless barren unessential waste abandoned two a penny restricted adversarial troubling uncultured crook unstable off-colour discomforting horrific worrisome irksome adversary off colour lowbrow unsophisticated little unsuccessful untimely severe agonizing stressful daunting unsettling traumatic perturbing unpalatable torturous out of sorts thin inauspicious hamstrung feckless disadvantageous injurious opposing disavowing discouraging unflattering uncomplimentary unrefined serious dangerous unlucky wanky distressful agitating difficult doleful bitter unpropitious perilous catastrophic inopportune minimal tormenting grisly fraught macabre troublous frightening nightmarish no-account impermissible inadmissible antipathetic prejudicial jaundiced senseless tremendous parlous squalid painful sinful tragical cruel bleak gloomy iniquitous threatening ominous unqualified degraded insupportable unpromising worrying afflictive indelicate harrowing naysaying counter low quality undistinguished uncouth rude hurtful galling agonising vicious empty unfitted impolite debased dishonest mournful opprobrious dud unprincipled depressing blameworthy infamous uninspired ridiculous unappealing uninviting inconvenient from hell disgustful loathly unladylike malapropos ungentlemanly ill-advised graceless silly no-good very poor unseasonable affecting uncool scroungy minor-league minor league ill-disposed pinchbeck tattered brassy menial small potatoes entry-level bottom-rung beyond the pale drossy unable to do something for toffee under the weather of low quality out of order of poor quality dime-store not satisfying beyond contempt fumbling ne'er-do-well reduced piteous not so good lesser puny sparing inappreciable dicey well below par wet melancholy inexcusable unscrupulous risky precarious acute hazardous unforgivable backwards dissatisfying hellish rebarbative sickly invalid weakly unequal under-strength depraved preposterous niggling picayune chicken minute footling piffling peanut nominal piddly slight pimping hard impoverished stark pitiless ruthless savage oppressed brutal merciless low-class unfashionable insalubrious cataclysmic underwhelming reprobate dissolute minor destructive unpardonable unconscionable foolish overwhelming dolorous exceptionable tinselly not cutting it maladroit humble slavish poverty-stricken dubious unreasonable questionable unable to do something to save one's life anticlimactic condemnable out flashy rueful absurd ludicrous foolish-looking unjustifiable despisable disdainable less than ideal sparse slender unfulfilling inacceptable cowardly plebeian lowly criminal not much chop disparaging ailing bathetic uninteresting brash craven villainous hateworthy irredeemable irretrievable not cricket won't do half-baked not on over the fence not quite the done thing de minimis Mickey Mouse tardy late unadvantageous discommodious opposed inadvisable swinish off-form beggarly not oneself outcast disillusioning unwell unchivalrous shameless flash tinsel glittering loud found wanting not acceptable bereft too little not okay scant uncharitable dastardly debauched in poor condition botched fumbled falling short queasy decadent impure seamy not all it's cracked up to be lewd modest simple peasant reproachful plain flamboyant flaring glaring jazzy screaming blatant obtrusive sporty glitzy flaunting chintzy brazen nauseated leaving a lot to be desired louche sleazoid avaricious skanky self-seeking mercenary calculated venal covetous catchpenny sombre unnerving discomposing solemn somber humourless annoying humorless sober irritating mortifying upsetting dumbed down low cost uncultivated ill-mannered vexatious lurid sedate unendurable small-time unable cack-handed ham-fisted fruitless no use saddening afflicting yukky unbecoming indecorous hollow boorish uncivilized anguished heartrending unlovely unpleasing concerning sorrowful uncongenial not know one's arse from one's elbow vulnerable losing not equal to ineligible naive not up to something unequal to the task frail butterfingers out of one's depth inexperienced disqualified unequipped not up to it not up to dependent not equal to something chaffy vain null banal nickel-and-dime of no benefit bootless unfructuous to no avail menacing undignified unbefitting roughneck unmannered clodhopping incult oafish unpolished cloddish churlish lowbred illiberal uncivilised rough-hewn brutish slobbish mannerless fair unmannerly ill-bred nerve-racking nail-biting heart-rending gut-wrenching off-putting heart-breaking extremely bad nerve-wracking foreboding out of place unfitting indiscreet passable moderate so-so festy malfunctioning perverse incongruous incorrect inapposite unapt yucko gnarly medium not worth a hill of beans incomplete non-functioning inoperative run-of-the-mill tolerable middle-of-the-road ill-constructed rowdy out of keeping inelegant malodorous indecent in poor taste ruffian ungodly scratched buckled torn not working cracked warped deformed workaday everyday adequate very unpleasant ill-suited sick-making unremarkable prosaic lackluster lacklustre unexciting buggy not functioning knackered run-of-the-mine OK forgettable run-of-mine immaterial bog-standard vanilla amateur fair-to-middling injured unhealthy on the bum abnormal blemished gone wrong unfinished in disrepair seconds on the blink unreliable ill-fated out of the way in bad taste not so hot of no consequence nothing to write home about plain vanilla not very good

Adjective

Very disgusting, dirty or unpleasant
nasty foul unpleasant dirty distasteful disagreeable disgusting horrible sickening filthy nauseating odious offensive repellent repugnant vile loathsome obnoxious awful abominable dreadful objectionable repulsive revolting nauseous unappetizing appalling hideous horrendous noxious terrible unpalatable frightful grotty horrid malodorous noisome yucky atrocious gross icky rancid squalid stinking unsavoury evil-smelling foul-smelling lousy smelly uninviting acrid beastly diabolical foetid fetid ghastly grubby gruesome mephitic polluted putrid rank skanky cruddy pongy stinky ugly whiffy abhorrent bad bedraggled befouled begrimed bemired besmirched bitter black blackened cheap contemptible deplorable despicable dingy disgustful displeasing draggled dusty evil fulsome funky grimy grungy harsh illegal lame loathly mean miasmal mucky muddy niffy obscene paltry pitiable pitiful ratty repellant rotten scabby scandalous scummy scurvy shocking smudged smutty sneaking soiled sordid sorry sour stained sullied unclean uncleanly uncongenial unfair unlovely unpleasing unsavory unsportsmanlike unwelcome wicked wretched yukky festy olid yucko hellish poison ungodly unholy off-putting God-awful sick-making on the nose hateful detestable bogging execrable grisly heinous gut-churning monstrous reprehensible vomitous intolerable unspeakable vomit-inducing stomach-turning stomach-churning rebarbative insufferable sick hellacious horrifying macabre beyond the pale horrific grody base grim fearful dire unacceptable distressing from hell invidious outrageous very unpleasant nightmarish dislikeable lurid terrific nightmare undesirable creepy cringe-making sleazy terrifying vulgar emetic poisonous grewsome egregious damnable exceptionable spine-chilling godawful pestiferous unbearable ornery upsetting brutal savage vicious low fiendish nefarious bloody villainous murderous dark low-down shameful unforgivable harrowing reeking infamous forbidding grievous poor unsightly flagitious abysmal hateable immoral worthless biting embarrassing cutting rubbish annoying pesky yecchy off-color bloodthirsty violent gut-wrenching sickly catty blood-and-guts sanguinary blood-and-thunder shameless chunderous hated reviled discouraging harmful tainted diseased insupportable eerie sanguine very disgusting offending opprobrious disconcerting repelling scabrous unpardonable inexcusable hurtful deleterious unhealthy pernicious injurious mischievous tremendous abusive impertinent insolent irritating discourteous frightening morbid woozy brackish rocky censurable blood-stained baneful unwholesome pestilential weird daunting fierce gory dislikable unlikable tasteless galling dismaying reeky serious alarming accursed uncool shuddersome resentful blasted cursed cussed confounded spine-tingling pill heel strong high musty stenchy fusty deadly insalutary dangerous squicky cloying surfeiting sleazeball scuzzy disgraceful raunchy godforsaken gnarly depressing frowzy frowsy miasmic frowsty corrupt perverted excruciating pigpen ripe sinful depraved degenerate cruel barbaric debased iniquitous uncanny ghostly dim faint mortuary haggard wraithlike supernatural deathlike corpselike unnatural unearthly anemic ghoulish sepulchral funereal weak anaemic shabby dishonourable dissolute diabolic miserable reprobate humiliating debauched ruthless degrading abject ignoble coarse devilish contradictory inconsistent hostile opposed incompatible adverse barbarous inhuman snide unrighteous ignominious currish dishonorable unlawful wrong unethical low-minded inimical averse antipathetic antagonistic impure infernal brutish unfriendly extrinsic counter against extraneous unconformable different opposite revulsive unfitted alien foreign degraded abandoned merciless black-hearted flagrant in opposition mediocre substandard disastrous dismal inferior inhumane heartless butcherly brute truculent sadistic wanton unsatisfactory trashy crummy cut-rate garbage lamentable wanting low-grade third-rate under par low-quality pathetic less-than-stellar punk poor-quality second-class below par sub-par laughable deficient second-rate two-bit rubbishy sad cacodemonic facinorous desperate hairy

Adjective

Dishonest, deceptive, and not to be trusted
deceptive fraudulent dishonest underhand deceitful duplicitous treacherous crafty disingenuous guileful bogus cheating counterfeit crooked cunning scheming sham sly sneaky untrustworthy bent dissembling false insincere lying Machiavellian perfidious shady sharp deceiving foxy hypocritical mendacious slippery subtle tricky unprincipled unscrupulous untruthful double-dealing fast hollow-hearted rogue shifty slim two-faced underhanded double-faced false-hearted Punic truthless astucious catchy designing devious fake fishy imposturous indirect insidious mock oblique off phoney phony plausible pretended rascal roguish seeming serpentine slick snide spurious unreliable wily Janus-faced artful dodgy misleading dishonourable artificial feigned dishonorable faithless corrupt shrewd affected unethical smooth imitation pseudo untrue beguiling disreputable left-handed unctuous put-on calculating double delusive forged specious shonky two-timing cagey astute conniving unfaithful backhanded traitorous pretentious Pecksniffian sneaking disloyal knavish dubious assumed ersatz furtive dirty double-crossing canny hollow unnatural pretend immoral illegal unfair phony-baloney wrong phoney-baloney cute stealthy inauthentic delusory clever evasive fly simulated cagy faked mealymouthed jive unlawful defrauding glib nefarious cod queer base mean criminal fictitious dissimulating swindling unauthentic carny deluding rascally smart mealy not genuine perjured recreant intriguing lip captious canting pirate ingenious skilful skillful iffy plastic despicable undependable arch fallacious questionable dummy contemptible unjust jivey oily feigning ignoble secretive villainous contrived pharisaical low sharp-witted faux wicked trick manipulative bluffing deep pawky elusive pharisaic factitious fibbing secret equivocating vulpine framed forced strained smooth-spoken mechanical inconstant smooth-tongued not kosher scurvy mischievous pietistic sanctimonious impish make-believe knowing doubtful copied back-stabbing ambidextrous amoral clandestine unsound illusory forsworn surreptitious self-righteous suspect moralistic bland pious caviling assuming fiendish discreditable malfeasant venal Hollywood plant brummagem crock shabby intelligent sordid depraved vile resourceful streetwise cavilling shameful wretched pseud suppositious uncertain fickle illicit won't fly soft shell malicious detestable prevaricating deplorable dirty-dealing cheap ignominious quasi- equivocal abject substitute unstable scummy slimy fly-by-night dicey puckish unconvincing implausible devilish scoundrelly inaccurate hoodwinking supposititious nasty waggish unsavoury flimsy fallible weak corruptible suspicious unsporting contriving grafting buyable sinister rotten tenuous perjurious greasy pixieish tricksy scampish pixie leprechaunish pixy prankish elvish synthetic execrable unsportsmanlike snidey abhorrent reprehensible unsupported chancy shaky risky unsubstantiated rocky treasonable inventive disgraceful shameless malevolent imaginative dexterous adroit unpleasant dangerous snaky covert dud savvy vulgar incorrect mistaken defective erroneous abominable degenerate frolicsome sleazy unsavory foul misrepresenting inventing misstating falsifying renegade plotting treasonous lame lousy apostate dextrous grubby odious falsified virtual worthless invalid below the belt ratty scabby indecent crass graceless flakey flaky sorry would-be crazy like a fox wide of the mark off-target meretricious committing perjury unloyal betraying low-minded no-good so-called open to question snake in the grass open to doubt goody-goody formal holier-than-thou exploitative bribable overdone exaggerated lawless intentionally misleading cynical mala fide acute hypocritic pretending wry witted keen not candid lacking sincerity not frank deft alert Pharisaic Tartuffian Pharisaical unqualified masterly adept irresponsible appalling thoughtless unpredictable backbiting bootleg bamboozling against the law unveracious salty ornery hostile proficient politic experienced backstabbing deviant sub-rosa undercover hush-hush concealed playful perilous ensnaring wormlike knock-off pirated despisable disagreeable paltering collusive unhonest leading with tongue in cheek invented concocted cheeky economical with the truth pseudonymous adopted improvised under the counter nifty iniquitous ruthless evil suborned loathsome meanspirited disrespectful pseudo- actorly quack unconscionable double dealing fabricated manufactured trumped-up sketchy seedy superficial mannered fugitive naughty subversive seditious lubricious loaded under the table scandalous irregular distasteful rebellious slipshod shoddy cruddy disdainable malignant not to be trusted adulterine adulterous murky inglorious ludic teasing coquettish mutinous made-up falsehearted mythomaniac wannabe self-styled quasi supposed ostensible apocryphal ungenuine unreal breakaway heads-up back-alley cloak-and-dagger unsafe unsteady insecure hard to pin down changeable mutable variable like a snake in the grass on the QT under wraps on the quiet sportive rakish raffish apparent commiting perjury swearing falsely bearing false witness sagacious unregenerate reprobate street-smart street smart sly like a fox not real not legit espiègle good-for-naught meritless good-for-nothing no-count no-account dual alleged ostensive semi- purported nominal of dubious character potentially illegal as it were to all intents and purposes reticent afraid mincing hesitant euphemistic bad near fakey reported beggarly cowardly squalid ungentlemanly low-down disgusting tawdry low-life beastly paltry illegitimate inequitable unsportsmanly diffident overdelicate restrained prim currish scungy dastardly arrant not cricket off-color ill-gotten against the rules out of order mealy-mouthed imitative mimic hoax man-made not what it is cracked up to be sinful improper conscienceless corrupted cutthroat dark vicious unrighteous not dependable trustless unprofessional conspiratorial dissolute wanton wayward mercenary perverted untrusty fair-weather conspiring not to be depended on incorrigible unpatriotic heinous infamous flighty debauched licentious unworthy profligate doubting unconscientious undutiful errant ungodly unbelieving mean-spirited warped vitiated self-seeking petty wrongful felonious objectionable cruel fast and loose colluding suspected disbelieved uncandid caballing Byzantine stinky funny mysterious unfrank tortuous wrongdoing opportunist not entirely truthful terminologically inexact dissident extramarital opportunistic observant heedful rudderless expedient backstabby fink cowboy casuistic selfish degrading degraded left- handed untrusted dissipated discreet complicitous strategic chary craft involved flagitious perverse repugnant not trustworthy of bad faith crazy like fox adulterate unchaste extracurricular unrespectable hugger-mugger shrouded hidden veiled hole-and-corner undesirable macabre chameleon-like mercentary praetorian stop-at-nothing abandoned backstairs fornicating moonlighting speedy profiteering black unseemly impure shy louche notorious opprobrious insignificant negligent extortionate open scurrilous obliquitous erring gimmicky complicit flimflam scam unconverted sceptical skeptical wavering capricious changeful fluctuating playing politics put on playing games on the take devoid of validity not to be relied upon gone to the dogs beyond contempt under-the-table faking one out not straightforward biased prejudiced discriminatory brutal merciless debased inhumane callous hateful inhuman partisan unfeeling unkind delinquent forbidding bloodthirsty heartless pernicious savage tyrannical barbarous brutish defiled bestial sadistic inexorable spiteful opprobious miscreant putrid offensive blackguardly discriminating prejudicial partial unequal bigoted sacrilegious monstrous pitiless rancorous self-indulgent disparaging hard-hearted libertine wrathful demonic scrofulous black-hearted evil-minded vengeful contemptuous grisly cold-blooded scornful morally wrong maleficent decadent despiteful harsh virulent vindictive gruesome disdainful irreverent profane blasphemous weighted distorted unwarranted intolerant coloured slanted preferential unholy godless undue unbalanced uneven arbitrary irreligious blameworthy culpable one-sided grievous unrightful non-objective inexcusable injurious uncalled-for colored non-believing heathen pagan non-theistic agnostic atheistic disobedient defiling pietistical hardened desecrative contrary satanic diabolic unhallowed nullifidian unsanctified recusant iconoclastic disbelieving desecrating impious not religious

Adjective

Not genuine or real
spurious false bogus fake sham mock pretended artificial contrived counterfeit feigned pseudo simulated factitious phoney specious forged imitation ersatz fraudulent make-believe fabricated fictitious manufactured phony pretend trumped-up unauthentic affected assumed fallacious forced inauthentic invalid mechanical meretricious not genuine plastic put-on queer snide strained unnatural adulterine cod apocryphal bent deceitful deceptive dummy faked framed pirate substitute ungenuine unreal misleading insincere untrue synthetic faux wrong delusive delusory invented deceiving man-made inaccurate imaginary imitative unfounded mimic erroneous hollow incorrect so-called beguiling deluding reproduction mistaken made-up distorted replica concocted untruthful laboured unsound fishy illusory inexact facsimile sophistical labored mannered dishonest fakey dud pseud mythical off flawed imprecise quasi- made up copied stilted fictional put on ostensible pretentious falsified fanciful faulty seeming illogical imagined overdone casuistic stiff worthless unsubstantiated chimerical baseless misguided counterfactual model fantastic visionary apparent studied truthless fabulous trumped up pirated trick sophistic exaggerated superficial tricky misrepresentative actorly toy improvised illusive without foundation wooden crooked not kosher cheating unconvincing quasi supposititious dodgy way off fantasied chimeric phantom fantastical ideal notional mythic phantasmal imaginal phantasmic cooked-up lying in error dissembling double-dealing hokey unreliable self-conscious equivocal ambiguous phony-baloney groundless unproven disingenuous professed unsupported purported ungrounded overripe fantasy mad unreasoned Hollywood plant brummagem crock fantasized dream duplicitous pseudo- knock-off dreamed-up fancied adopted improper dicey reasonless won't fly soft shell avowed alleged theatrical supposed iffy pinchbeck impostrous two-faced colored hypocritical treacherous fictive underhand manmade pseudonymous overworked nonnatural coloured suppositious ham hammy falsie crafty guileful out off beam bad shady sharp unspontaneous quack vain virtual hoax catchy full of holes copy play-play shifty unscrupulous illegal imposturous imitated constrained mendacious unprincipled duplicate would-be fast underhanded rogue hyped up fantasised economical with the truth plausible nugatory devious representative phoney-baloney bootlegged unreasonable rehearsed unverified dubious legendary unauthenticated doubtful questionable irrational unqualified repro surface uncanonical glib campy miniature chemical cast derivative illusionary overblown cooked up devised non-natural elaborate planned debatable non-existent confusing wannabe self-styled misinformed made makeshift constructed apish copycat not what it is cracked up to be evasive low-grade low-quality poor-quality shoddy inferior prepared ostensive semi- nominal mythological allonymous foundationless unoriginal amiss experimental unsatisfactory substandard adulterated ill-founded uncorroborated unfactual nonfactual mealymouthed posed off the mark contrary to fact near reported not real not legit terminologically inexact voulu manipulated far-fetched fixed recherche staged casuistical lookalike gingerbread not accurate not exact posey not true without basis as it were unstraightforward wide of the mark awry askew defective abroad off target mock-up conceited melodramatic affectated awkward counterfeited playacting fraud charlatan bluffing shammed masked in name only covered concealed dissimulated not the case off base way out way off beam knock off to all intents and purposes sly sneaky cunning untrustworthy scheming misconceived null stagy overly planned wrong number all wet all off perfidious Machiavellian bewildering distracting perplexing mistakable demagogic confounding puzzling rigid inflexible bound begrudging coercive grudging binding conscripted slave stringent forcible empty ostentatious likely captious colorable presumable credible probable sophisticated flattering presumptive idle insubstantial quixotic null and void void nonvalid nonbinding inoperative subtle slippery foxy wreck uptight taut farfetched wired put unglued tight choked slim hollow-hearted seemingly correct not binding uncollectible double-faced Punic false-hearted in a state hard put nervous wreck strung out at end of rope plausible but wrong apparently right insidious rascal roguish designing serpentine oblique slick astucious indirect wily acted swindling criminal corrupt illicit dishonourable unlawful Janus-faced defrauding unfair dirty unjust unethical shonky knavish bamboozling dishonorable against the law

Verb

Travel with no particular purpose
idle loaf lounge dally dawdle laze amble chill dillydally drone droop footle languish lazy loll moon potter stooge wander bat drift lollygag meander mooch goof off hack around hang about kick around kick back veg out hang around hang out relax loiter take it easy kill time waste time slack vegetate goldbrick pass time lie around lounge around fritter away fritter away time sit around fool around recline stall trifle skive laze around do nothing lounge about loll around hang round slow down bum around be inactive twiddle your thumbs while away the time sprawl lie saunter slouch unwind fritter rest outspan bask malinger stagnate lie about loaf about loll about loaf around be slothful consume time knock around mooch around stand around be unoccupied sit on one's hands amuse oneself idle away the hours not lift a finger while away hours pass the time hang loose idle away time mooch about mark time laze about mess around twiddle thumbs kick your heels fill in time be indolent chill out vacillate flop slump hang do nothing in particular futz remain wait linger stay haunt frequent hover repose sit fritter time away daydream veg creep lean luxuriate make yourself at home lie dormant twiddle one's thumbs doss mess about fiddle around chillax stretch oneself drape oneself lie down on job slacken lean back while degenerate slummock moulder piddle around fool away piddle about while away the hours bludge molder lie back take five take a break take a breather put your feet up fanny about bat back and forth lay on one's oars slouch about bat about bob off slouch around kick one's heels sit back go to seed rest on one's oars sit back and do nothing while away bat around stroll piddle shirk evade dream shirk one's duties take things easy let down be idle dilly-dally mope tarry putter delay lag horse around drag diddle crawl procrastinate poke lallygag shilly-shally goof around potter around put off drag your feet skulk trail flag fiddle straggle decline plod dither pause come to a halt fiddle about act the fool play around grind to a halt muck about clown take your time get no place fast do nothing much deteriorate fribble doodle stand still decay play fool about hesitate hibernate be slow shuffle stagger putter around monkey around falter potter about hang fire fall behind while away time be inert potter round beat the meat not keep pace drag one's feet take one's time spin one's wheels fart around lag behind exist weaken neglect dodge go to pot twiddle lark be long be tardy be dilatory stooge around mosey be lazy shamble ramble halt go slowly slough dabble lurk traipse slack off bunk off temporize stonewall puddle mosey around temporise totter filibuster put off doing something stay put use delaying tactics let the grass grow under one's feet hang on play for time play a waiting game hold back be indecisive wait around hum and haw buy time futz around rust rot fall fester scrimshank trammel become stagnant stultify constipate be sluggish stifle hang back wag fall back decrease drop fail diminish lie fallow not move go stale go bad go rancid go off wane trail behind drag behind ebb gold-brick be remiss be negligent slow retard tail inch hobble trudge tool move slowly limp jelly toddle diddle-daddle play truant skive off bring up the rear fall off inch along drop behind be behind drop back slow up shlep along scrounge around dodge the column play hookey lose strength warm a chair play the wag evade one's duty swing the lead sit on one's butt

Verb

To travel unsystematically over, through, or about (a place)
roam drift meander ramble range rove wander maunder cruise peregrinate prowl traipse travel walk stravaig bat float galavant gallivant knock about mooch mosey pootle stray streel stroll tootle tramp traverse vagabond circumambulate gad hike journey perambulate saunter straggle swan trek gad about kick around knock around trek through bum around struggle along hit the road tour bat around amble promenade go walkabout dawdle bimble jaunt march trudge go for a walk take a walk potter tromp tread stride depart deviate move troop pace take the air trail toddle digress diverge veer ambulate step swerve globe-trot parade follow one's nose divagate backpack plod coast prance strut roll shuffle circumnutate hopscotch loiter sashay patrol hoof hoof it mill round mill around mill about cross walk the tracks mooch around run around file canter footslog advance foot it go travel around yomp lag schlep proceed shift pad lumber putter circumlocute dally trip mope linger slog hit the trail ankle percolate stump get some exercise get some air get sidetracked take a turn hit the bricks leg it tarry tail make your way walk slowly fall behind stretch your legs drag oneself go on foot travel on foot bring up the rear stretch one's legs take a stroll go for a stroll dander travel about flit run globetrot idle go hither and thither loaf sweep explore dilly-dally scour extravagate twine recoil change gallop wander aimlessly encompass search reconnoiter reconnoitre trill ooze wander about boogie gander zigzag wind clamber get off the point pound go off at a tangent pass over spread through mince foot move aimlessly twist and turn walk casually trot descend ascend tiptoe skip pound the pavement step out be all over the map stooge make circuit shamble race stalk scuff locomote bat back and forth aberrate march up and down walk up and down plod on party rave socialize swing walk back and forth walk to and fro go forward go by foot move forward go up go down press on flit around socialise jaunt around roam around toil wend one's way turn aside wander away turn away go partying go clubbing make one's way live it up rave it up go for a constitutional take Shanks's pony hobble stagger limp paint the town red have a night on the town crawl slouch follow drag along tag along traik drag one's feet hang back drag yourself tag along behind not keep up move slowly not keep pace get no place fast sidetrack dangle droop sag straddle hang down err scramble poke spread be late trail behind drop behind string out drop back be strung out poke around lag behind

Verb

To annoy, irritate or exasperate (someone)
aggravate annoy irritate exasperate irk nettle vex peeve pique provoke rile ruffle anger bug antagonise antagonize bother gall incense infuriate nag nark needle frustrate miff offend rankle chafe get grate spite dog gripe persecute pester rasp eat frost hack itch tease wig tick off make angry get at get to hack off rub up the wrong way wind up bum out burn up drive up the wall get across get on one's nerves get on somebody's nerves get on someone's nerves give a hard time pick on put out be at be on the back of get someone make someone see red make someone's blood boil ruffle someone's feathers try someone's patience get someone's goat get under someone's skin get up someone's nose make someone's hackles rise get someone's back up get on someone's wick upset displease agitate disgruntle bait goad rankle with gravel ride rark hump exacerbate drive to distraction roil T-off disturb steam burn get your goat get on your nerves hack you off give someone the hump get one's goat rub the wrong way hassle madden harass trouble enrage worry plague inflame fret torment drive crazy outrage perturb drive mad affront distress harry tee off bedevil badger rattle discompose drive round the bend niggle put your back up molest get in your hair give someone the pip get your back up ire hound gnaw be on your back insult make cross hurt drive round the twist grate on disgust get in someone's hair beleaguer enflame mad sting pain afflict steam up embitter discommode mither disconcert abrade disquiet taunt beset oppress try dissatisfy send into a rage rattle someone's cage dismay stir up torture perplex mortify discomfit incommode aggrieve embarrass give someone grief make waves chivvy get on your wick prick work up make your blood boil burden get under your skin fluster get someone's dander up devil discountenance chagrin depress inconvenience wear on unnerve haunt heavy disoblige jar on cheese off get under one's skin eat at get under skin drive you up the wall gnaw at rouse put someone's back up sour raise someone's hackles bore wound put someone's nose out of joint chivy nudge unsettle excite jar cross acerbate empurple dishearten get across someone faze pursue be offensive fire up hector injure turn off bully shock disrupt umbrage agonize unhinge impose on fester egg on flurry discombobulate wear drive bananas try the patience of put off rub you up the wrong way prod get your dander up cause offense eat away at agonise concern make you see red raise your hackles make blood boil hit where one lives lie heavy on weigh down hang up put on the spot weigh heavily on someone's mind cause anxiety to affect dun tantalize victimize incite besiege distract weary confound harrow keep after humiliate tantalise bite rattle one's cage stress intrude upon craze browbeat zing confuse demoralize tire sicken nauseate stick in one's craw fuss brown off grill wrong discomfort intimidate bend someone's ear set one's teeth on edge keep on at get someone's hackles up be a thorn in someone's flesh work on go on at wear out raise hell breathe down someone's neck get on nerves strain throw off balance demoralise victimise ask for it get in one's hair distemper be a pain in the neck exercise meddle interfere try your patience possess be a thorn in someone's side get up your nose mess with put down make discontented try one's patience make your hackles rise get your hackles up cut to the quick hang over make anxious get a rise out of make it tough make uneasy be a burden to put in a spot put somebody's nose out of joint weigh heavily on niggle at put to trouble give trouble be a great weight on get up somebody's nose get on the wrong side of ache press drive nuts chide squeeze pinch compress cramp discourage importune get someone's wick grind break henpeck insist remind dispirit rattle someone's chain bristle make you angry spur drive insane scandalize whip up boil arouse put somebody's back up impose upon nonplus psych heckle haze push button heat up disaffect discontent pick at put your nose out of joint make one see red blow up chill unman daunt mess question examine quiz tweak misplease wing repel curdle disappoint revolt cool sound cap stroke someone's hair the wrong way tatter erode fray cause annoyance to cause resentment to snit pet tiff huff stew awake quicken goose motivate absorb grab ignite attract interest abash make sore lose one's temper pressurize rile up pressurise ruffle one's feathers jangle arouse hostility in harm scandalise obsess curse rack rub one the wrong way be like a red rag to a bull get on the wrong side of somebody make somebody's hackles rise make an enemy of somebody push someon's buttons grieve scour wear down make someone fed up thwart foil start jar upon grate upon give the business play dirty get on someone wear upon disadvantage run up the wrong way set your teeth on edge terrorize eat up blight assail cause concern to make uncomfortable weigh on cause discomfort to grind at nag at wind somebody up rasp one's nerves slight lean on begrudge crab grudge scare wear away rage put pressure on drive you crazy put someone out anguish excruciate prey on one's mind be bothered beleague cause anxiety be a weight on someone's mind be in someone's hair bring pressure to bear on interrupt despair set someone's teeth on edge impede hinder shatter lie heavily on prey on your mind stir work into lather set on set one off take a rise out of crucify dragoon expel beat hunt exile terrorise be a problem to make someone go out of his way cause someone difficulty give someone bother be a nuisance to put someone to trouble discommodate drive you to distraction make livid harp on at lash at get even cramp style louse up ail cause disquiet to alarm throw breath down someone's neck make fed up turn on key up scrape away bite into wear to shreds drive you round the twist drive you round the bend upset the apple cart disrespect diss shake up make nervous spook dis snub drive you off your head lose patience carp at get the knife into single out be on one's case make things hot for someone make it hot for someone stick the knife into make one's hackles rise horrify slur get on someone's case throw off hagride frazzle psych out weird out freak out derail have had enough become bored grate at exhaust someone's patience drive you out of your mind drive out of mind make somebody's blood boil stump furbelow cow bluster floor frill flummox fuddle gnaw away at abuse drive somebody up the wall put someone off their stroke exploit manipulate maltreat violate put into a flap cause someone to lose their composure throw into a tizz put to some trouble give offence to turn one off throw into tizzy give offence be disagreeable tread on someone's toes be an affront to hurt somebody's feelings hurt someone's feelings mistreat belittle mock ill-treat rub somebody the wrong way misuse deride abase dishonor smoulder mix up give a bad time dump on ill-use martyrize take advantage of dishonour do an injustice to martyr brew ferment intensify step on the toes of go for jugular give no quarter lay a bad trip on press down on ulcerate gather ulcer smolder blister canker cause vexation cause bitterness eat away at one's mind cause annoyance cause resentment gnaw at one's mind

Verb

To implore or make a request for
solicit request ask beg petition entreat implore beseech importune supplicate demand seek appeal requisition plead impetrate require conjure call crave claim besiege obsecrate desire quest exact press bespeak lobby postulate apply query question pressure cadge appeal to ask for call on call for plead with plead to apply to plead for press for sue for apply for put in for hit up beg for petition for speak for drum up hit on pray for whistle for pass the hat pray urge sue adjure enjoin bid order appeal for obtest invoke summon call upon propose exhort canvass obtain command pray to invite raise expect suggest direct proposition compel instruct advance submit ask earnestly pose oblige bid for get gather collect force inquire insist on propound attract look for push for tell enquire posit put forward charge assert challenge beckon put send for clamor for stipulate for promote round up prefer secure engage proffer necessitate acquire invocate present insist brace hypothesize pester ask urgently offer request earnestly woo dictate advocate tender decree mandate say sponge put in state volunteer wish yield warn make fetch appoint put in an application inquire about buy nominate affirm go on bended knee to try to obtain clamour for badger for hypothesise hold out lay claim to pester for nag for bay for insist upon accost take mobilize prig approach bring to pass induce inspire incite bring on provoke prearrange reference please drum something up mobilise fundraise plague wheedle blandish coax refer persuade push extort extract make a plea to cry call forth stipulate impose encourage file elect order beforehand hail worry nag abjure constrain entreaty intercede crawl recite address contest present one's suit to bear crave of work on aspire bark canvas spiel page call to request urgently arrogate coerce cry for obligate cause assert oneself square things summons put in a claim for put dibs on hustle speak go on bended knee tout make an urgent request resort to make a plea make an earnest request hold out for file for count on explore investigate make up for cop a plea make an entreaty enquire after make application place an order drum up support make a pitch for go after put in an order put in a plea book submit an application make a claim reserve campaign for go in inquire after discover commission presuppose assume hire dig up lobby for implore for suppose write off for contract for send off for send away for put in an order for place an order for