Synonyms for smutty:
obscene, vulgar (adjective)
murky, insalubrious, mucky, obscene, muddy, offensive, sloppy, defiled, unhygenic, squalid, scatological, shabby, slovenly, disgusting, dirty, filthy, crummy, icky, sordid, scruffy, odious, grimy, festering, untidy, infectious, dingy, putrid, unsanitary, grubby, foul, fetid, toxic, dusty, impure, septic, unclean, grungy.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for smutty:
- Did you ever notice that some pieces of coal are dull and smutty, while others are hard and bright? - "Diggers in the Earth", Eva March Tappan.
- The Spanish ship Sagunto was wrecked on Smutty Nose, during a severe snowstorm on a January night. - "The Lure of the Camera", Charles S. Olcott.
- Many of the figures are distorted, and all of them have a smutty look, as if they had been rubbed with lampblack or coal- dust. - "The Last Harvest", John Burroughs.