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sleazy

thin or flimsy, as cloth
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Dave and Clete are supposed to represent the good fighting the sleaziness.
Thus, the sleaziness of a married congressman is established by a scene of the politician romping with a pretty supporter in a pungent portable toilet, screaming at the top of his lungs to the workmen standing outside, "If it's a rockin', don't come a knockin'!" Incredibly, no one takes out a camera phone to record the illicit liaison then uploads the footage to a video-sharing website.
The sleaziness of a married congressman is established by a scene of him romping with a pretty supporter in a portable toilet, shouting to workmen standing outside "If it's a rockin', don't come a knockin'!" The Campaign boasts some decent one-liners and a delightful sequence of a candidate attempting to recite the Lord's Prayer prompted by mimes from his team.
Despite the explosions of speed metal guitar, there's a real `90s alt.-rock vibe to the song, along with a down-and-dirty sleaziness to the vocals and the hooks, which is terribly endearing.
But now something beyond the incompetence of the financial elite may be putting capitalism in peril--an unmistakable odor of amorality, sleaziness and corruption.
Parry writes exceedingly well about what is known in Japan as the "water trade," a term that encompasses the range of night life in Roppongi, which the author refers to as "a spectrum of sleaziness and elegance, cheapness and expense, openness and exclusivity."
"For all the sleaziness of the characters, I read the book with fascination from beginning to end.
'Perhaps it was the enduring seedy sleaziness of that seaside town that persuaded Greene to use it as the setting for his troubling opus about evil, murder, love, Catholic guilt, sin and fear.
While it's easy to get distracted by its over-the-top sleaziness, the fact remains that the actual gameplay is fun.
I went to Miami for Miss Universe - they looked after you so well, five star treatment - and there was no sleaziness. I was well chaperoned, they were very professional, and there was no bitchiness.