The dialect is not, as some people suppose, English spoken in a slovenly and ignorant way.
Ritchie cast Madonna as a rich, rude socialite who, after a shipwreck, is trapped on a deserted island with a slovenly Communist sailor who humiliates her.
But they never sound vague or slovenly, for he had set himself the task of finding words that would be 'clear and dignified' and that would 'lead the listener into another world'.
I see the vulgarity of fashion that has left young Melburnians taking on a look that is shabby, slovenly and somewhat whorish.
Helena de Bertodano Sarcastic, slovenly Garfield.
To debunk the myth of the selfish, slovenly teenager you need look no further than the pages of today's youth media.
As a lumbering Imperial Walker and a slovenly Jabba the Hutt he had the crowd roaring.