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filthy

filth·y

filthy

 
 
pronunciation:
fIl thi
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
inflections: filthier, filthiest
definition 1: extremely dirty or foul; nasty.
No one had cleaned for months, and the place was filthy.Don't touch that filthy fly swatter!I need to wash my hands; they're filthy.
antonyms:
immaculate, spick-and-span
similar words:
foul, grubby, nasty, smutty, squalid
definition 2: obscene.
The magazines were filthy in her opinion.
similar words:
profane, smutty, vulgar
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derivations: filthily (adv.), filthiness (n.)