Synonyms for Shabby:

adj.

bedraggled (adjective)
slovenly.
broken-down; in poor shape (adjective)
mean, moth-eaten, poverty-stricken, Decaying, miserable, meager, pitiful, decrepit, crummy, decayed, worn, scrubby, shoddy, sleazy, poor, mangy, threadbare, faded, tattered, ratty, dingy, wretched, dilapidated, seedy, ragged, bedraggled, squalid, scruffy.
despicable (adjective)
low, selfish, stingy, contemptible, mercenary, rotten, miserly, dishonorable, dirty, beggarly, sordid, unkind, thoughtless, Despisable, disgraceful.
dirty (adjective)
untruthful.
dishonest (adjective)
dirty.
disreputable (adjective)
sleazy.
inferior (adjective)
low-grade.
lousy (adjective)
crummy.
mean (adjective)
down-at-heel.
poor (adjective)
distressed, hand-to-mouth, have-not, embarrassed, bereft, pauper, busted, down-and-out, poverty-stricken, beggarly, dilapidated, penniless, squalid, poor, destitute, impoverished, homeless, bankrupt, penurious, scruffy.
second-class (adjective)
second class.
shredded (adjective)
tattered.
slovenly (adjective)
neglectful, squalid, dirty, careless, messy, slovenly, sloppy, unkempt, disheveled.
unclean (adjective)
icky, festering, putrid, murky, offensive, grubby, sloppy, sordid, unclean, muddy, grungy, odious, mucky, septic, smutty, insalubrious, dusty, toxic, squalid, dirty, grimy, obscene, fetid, unsanitary, dingy, foul, crummy, scatological, slovenly, disgusting, untidy, filthy, defiled, impure, scruffy, infectious, unhygenic.

n.

antediluvian, antiquity, bedraggled, antique, ageing, mangy, aging, antiquated, tattered, aged, ancient, rundown, down-at-heel, sleazy, ancestor, decrepit, better, age-old, shoddy, Decaying. frowzy, second-rate, common, second class, windblown, substandard, low-grade, windswept, inferior, mediocre, low quality. inconsiderate (noun)
noble, contemptible, rude, miserly, thoughtless, stingy, paltry, mean, generous, unkind, low, selfish, mercenary, kindly.
shabby (noun)
moth-eaten, tatty, worn, dishonorable, dishonourable, ratty.

Other synonyms:

seedy, second class, down-at-heel, frowzy, low quality, Despisable. obnoxious, windblown, nefarious, abominable, abhorrent, low-grade, contemptible, detestable, loathsome, scrubby, substandard, dishonest, faded, second-rate, repugnant, Decaying, windswept, tattered, lousy, despicable, rude, vile, bedraggled. wretched, inferior, infamous, mediocre, decrepit, shoddy, antipathetic. rundown. low. rotten. nasty. broken-down. common. dilapidated
run down.
parsimonious
stingy.
poverty-stricken
mangy.
ragged
threadbare.
shoddy
sleazy.
small-minded
mean.
tattered
ragged.
worn
worn.

Usage examples for shabby

  1. But she had been wrong in thinking that he wore a shabby suit. – The Story of Louie by Oliver Onions
  2. " Now when old Mr. Rabbit heard that Old Mother Nature was coming, his heart sank way, way down, for he knew just how angry she would be when she saw his house, his garden and his shabby suit. – Mother West Wind 'Why' Stories by Thornton W. Burgess
  3. They were talking to a little man in shabby tweeds and an olive- green velvet hat too small for his head. – The Romantic by May Sinclair