Pronunciation of Dirty
/dˈɜːti/, /dˈɜːti/, /d_ˈɜː_t_i/
Antonyms for dirty:
Synonyms for dirty:
Other synonyms and related words:
contemptible, scabby, blue, scurvy, salacious, unprintable, lewd, coarse, low-down, mangy, heavy, execrable, paltry, sooty, ribald, turbid, snide, cloudy, wretched, smoky, scummy, scrubby, smudgy, bawdy, mean, low, base, vile, begrime, grime, despicable, nasty, filthy.
obscene, pornographic (adjective)
soiled, unclean (adjective)
grubby, begrimed, squalid, contaminated, disheveled, fouled, smutty, smudged, unkempt, spotted, grimy, unwashed, yucky, unsanitary, untidy, bedraggled, murky, filthy, black, sloppy, messy, crummy, spattered, sooty, lousy, polluted, icky, slovenly, scuzzy, cruddy, unswept, raunchy, scummy, nasty, defiled, unhygienic, dusty, mucky, slatternly, greasy, grungy.
icky, dingy, festering, odious, untidy, septic, insalubrious, putrid, unhygienic, unsanitary, filthy, offensive, obscene, squalid, scruffy, disgusting, sordid, grubby, defiled, grimy, unclean, infectious, crummy, shabby, foul, dusty, murky, toxic, slovenly, sloppy, smutty, grungy, impure, muddy, scatological, mucky, unhygenic, fetid.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
fecal, scatological, smutty, cheating, dingy, soiled, smudgy, greasy, ill-gotten, maculate, squalid, awful, contaminating, bespattered, ribald, snot-nosed, lewd, grungy, unclean, blasphemous, illegible, foul, dirty-minded, foul-mouthed, raunchy, black, smudged, bawdy, dust-covered, oily, illegal, salacious, grubby, soil, unswept, off-color, fouled, marked-up, dusty, smeared, mucky, unsportsmanlike, foul-spoken, grime, smirched, muddied, hostile, lousy, corrupt, travel-stained, buggy, befouled, snotty, begrimed, bemire, splashed, unjust, contaminated, septic, begrime, sordid, stormy, scabrous, bedraggled, unwashed, spattered, blue, draggled, nasty, profane, infected, travel-soiled, faecal, muddy, obscene, grimy, unfair, besplashed, colly, scummy, feculent, flyblown, unsporting, filthy.
cause to be soiled (verb)
gory, impurity, grotty, muddy, taint, sully, tarnish, smirch, befoul, defile, besmirch, streak, soil, smear, foul, used, putrefy, sooty, scuzzy, stain, contaminate, bloodstained, bloody, pollute, scrubby, smudge.
Usage examples for dirty:
- She was not sorry that she was thus raised above him, for he was very dirty. - "The Keeper of the Door", Ethel M. Dell.
- The true lady says, " Somebody must do the dirty work, and why not I as well as another?" - "Stray Thoughts for Girls", Lucy H. M. Soulsby.
- Not a pretty town, but just a great, dirty mill and a lot of little dirty houses around the mill. - "The University of Hard Knocks", Ralph Parlette.