nastiest nastiest  /ˈnæ sti əst/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) offensive or even (of persons) malicious
  2. (adj) exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent
  3. (adj) characterized by obscenity
  4. (adj) disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Person of the Year 2003 Why PTI picked the American soldier: Portrait of a Platoon A dozen soldiers in one of Baghdad's nastiest districts Families of Soldiers.
  2. And so Politkovskaya rushed back to cover yet another episode of one of the world's nastiest and longest wars, which this time had shifted to Moscow.
  3. Over the past two years, global dependence on the dollar has been at the heart of the world's nastiest economic problems.

News

  1. Josh Burkman Staying Loyal to World Series of Fighting, Not Returning to UFC

    It took Josh Burkman just 41 seconds to not only beat former UFC welterweight contender Jon Fitch, but to pull off one of the quickest and nastiest walk-off submissions that has ever been done in MMA history. Burkman rushed forward following a quick punch that stunned his opponent, and when the opening came for a guillotine choke, he grabbed onto Fitch's neck like a vice grip before falling to ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Hot Dish Politics: Minnesota sales tax remains unloved but unchanged

    One of the nastiest fights of the recent legislative session came over a proposal to dramatically broaden the state sales tax to include clothing and numerous consumer and business services.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

Quotes

  1. "It was by far and away the nastiest stuff we'd seen from him in some time," Hurdle said. "He just got better as he went along."
    on Oct 10, 2007 By: Clint Hurdle Source: Forbes

  2. "We were close the whole game," Uggla said. "We started out with the lead, and it went back up. We had some opportunities. But the same time, their bullpen, they've got some of the nastiest guys in the league."
    on May 20, 2009 By: Dan Uggla Source: Flamarlins.com

  3. "I was comfortable at the last and I just had to walk back up the hill but I made the walk interesting," Van de Velde told reporters. "I found the nastiest patch of grass on the whole course and I was lucky to get it forward. But if I can't...
    on Mar 26, 2006 By: Jean Van de Velde Source: CNN International

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