dirty (v):
make soiled, filthy, or dirty
don't soil your clothes when you play outside!
Related Words: grimesoil
dirty (a):
(of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency
dirty words.
a dirty old man.
dirty books and movies.
boys telling dirty jokes.
has a dirty mouth
dirty (a):
spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination
the air near the foundry was always dirty.
a dirty bomb releases enormous amounts of long-lived radioactive fallout
dirty (s):
unpleasantly stormy
there's dirty weather in the offing
dirty (a):
soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
dirty unswept sidewalks.
a child in dirty overalls.
dirty slums.
piles of dirty dishes.
put his dirty feet on the clean sheet.
wore an unclean shirt.
mining is a dirty job.
Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves

Related Words: unclean
dirty (s):
unethical or dishonest
dirty police officers.
a sordid political campaign

Related Word: sordid
dirty (s):
violating accepted standards or rules
a dirty fighter.
used foul means to gain power.
a nasty unsporting serve.
fined for unsportsmanlike behavior

Related Word: foul
dirty (s):
expressing or revealing hostility or dislike
dirty looks
dirty (s):
obtained illegally or by improper means
dirty money.
ill-gotten gains
dirty (s):
(of a manuscript) defaced with changes
foul (or dirty) copy
dirty (s):
vile; despicable
a dirty (or lousy) trick.
a filthy traitor

Related Words: filthylousy
dirty (s):
(of color) discolored by impurities; not bright and clear
a dirty (or dingy) white.
the muddied grey of the sea.
muddy colors.
dirty-green walls.
dirty-blonde hair

Related Words: dingymuddy
dirty (s):
contaminated with infecting organisms
dirty wounds.
obliged to go into infected rooms
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