unattractively unkept, dirty, or deranged. it may but doesn't necessarily have to encompass the scientifically-recognized communicable skin disease by the same name.
Jenna: check out the guy over by the bar

Alex: you mean the one with the crooked teeth, unwashed hair, and putrid body odor?

Jenna: yeah, he's got that scruffy look to him

Alex: un-uh. he's definitely got the mange. i wouldn't let him ruffie me if his last name was Darcy AND he had a british accent.
by the nexus January 14, 2009

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