Basic Guidelines For English SpellingsREAD THESE ARTICLES
1Australian informal (especially of a woman) unattractive or slovenly.plain, ugly, plain-looking, ugly-looking, plain-featured, ill-favoured, unappealing, unsightly, unlovely, unprepossessing, displeasing
- 1.1Dreary and dull.
1940s said to be from the name of the 1930s film Dracula's Daughter, but possibly related to dreck.
Are You Learning English? Here Are Our Top English Tips