lousy /ˈlaʊzi/ adjective
1 . bad or poor
- She got lousy grades in high school.
- I like the work, but the pay is lousy.
- He was a lousy husband.
of poor quality : not good or skillful
- They did a lousy job.
- a lousy cook/driver
- a lousy performance
— often + at or with
- He is lousy at sports/math/cooking.
- She’s lousy with kids.
2 .not well or healthy
- We could see that she was feeling lousy.
- He drank too much and felt lousy the next morning.