(adj.) = ugly ; unsightly ; nasty ; unlovely ; minging ; nasty looking ; shanky . Ex: This is not to say that the library should be cluttered with ugly signs; all notices should be carefully contrived and aesthetically pleasing. Ex: He went on to explain that while there were no unsightly slums, there was a fairly large district of rather nondescript homes intermingled with plain two- and three-family brick and frame dwellings, principally in the eastern reaches of the city. Ex: Anthony Datto thanked them for having permitted him to unburden himself and after a few desultory remarks about the nasty weather and nothing in particular, they parted. Ex: The article 'Lovely idea, but unlovely pricing' criticizes the pricing level of a new service aimed at research scientists in the pharmaceutical, chemical, and biotechnology companies. Ex: Everyone is attractive to someone, there is no such thing as a minger, but there are many people who I think are minging. Ex: It's more advisable to have a cheap and skanky bike for pootling around town, the idea being that no-one would want to nick a nasty looking bike. Ex: It's more advisable to have a cheap and skanky bike for pootling around town, the idea being that no-one would want to nick a nasty looking bike. ---- * cosas + ponerse feas = things + get rough. * grotescamente feo = grotesquely ugly. * patito feo = ugly duckling. * Patito Feo, el = Ugly Duckling, the. * tocar bailar con la más fea = get + the shit(tty) end of the stick ; get + the short end of the stick ; get + a raw deal. * vieja fea = old hag ; old bag ; old crone ; old bat.