filthy

  • 1 Filthy — Filth y, a. [Compar. {Filthier}; superl. {Filthiest}.] Defiled with filth, whether material or moral; nasty; dirty; polluted; foul; impure; obscene. In the filthy mantled pool. Shak. [1913 Webster] He which is filthy let him be filthy still. Rev …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Filthy — is a word used to describe something unclean, and in slang cases, obscene or unpleasant things. And many people use this word to describe something awesome.Filthy may also refer to: * Filthy (film) (see Hayden Schlossberg, Jon Hurwitz). * The… …

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  • 3 filthy — ► ADJECTIVE (filthier, filthiest) 1) disgustingly dirty. 2) obscene and offensive. 3) informal very unpleasant or disagreeable: filthy weather . ► ADVERB informal ▪ extremely: filthy rich. DERIVATIVES …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 filthy — [adj1] dirty, polluted begrimed, black, blackened, cruddy*, crummy*, disheveled, fecal, feculent, foul, grimy*, gross*, grubby*, grungy*, impure, loathsome, miry, mucky*, muddy, nasty, obscene, offensive, putrid, repulsive, revolting, scummy,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 5 filthy — index objectionable, repulsive, salacious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 filthy — (adj.) late 12c., fulthe, corrupt, sinful, from FILTH (Cf. filth) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Meaning physically unclean is from late 14c. Meaning morally dirty, obscene is from 1530s. In early use often hardly more emphatic than the mod. dirty; it is now a …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 filthy — *dirty, foul, squalid, nasty Analogous words: slovenly, unkempt, disheveled, sloppy, *slipshod: Offensive, loathsome, repulsive, revolting Antonyms: neat, spick and span Contrasted words: cleaned, cleansed (see CLEAN vb): Olean, cleanly: tidy,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 filthy — [fil′thē] adj. filthier, filthiest [ME filthi] 1. full of filth; disgustingly foul 2. grossly obscene 3. morally vicious or corrupt SYN. DIRTY filthily adv. filthiness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 filthy — filth|y1 S3 [ˈfılθi] adj comparative filthier superlative filthiest 1.) very dirty ▪ The house was filthy, with clothes and newspapers strewn everywhere. 2.) showing or describing sexual acts in a very rude or offensive way filthy… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 filthy — [[t]fɪ̱lθi[/t]] filthier, filthiest 1) ADJ GRADED Something that is filthy is very dirty indeed. He never washed, and always wore a filthy old jacket. Syn: grimy 2) ADJ GRADED (disapproval) If you describe something as filthy, you mean that you… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 filthy — I UK [ˈfɪlθɪ] / US adjective Word forms filthy : adjective filthy comparative filthier superlative filthiest * 1) very dirty 2) informal very offensive, usually because of dealing with sex in an unpleasant way filthy language 3) British informal… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 filthy — /ˈfɪlθi / (say filthee) adjective (filthier, filthiest) 1. foul with, characterised by, or having the nature of filth; disgustingly dirty. 2. vile; obscene. 3. (as a general epithet of strong condemnation) highly offensive or objectionable:… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 filthy — 1. adjective 1) the room was filthy Syn: dirty, grimy, muddy, slimy, unclean, mucky; foul, squalid, sordid, nasty, soiled, sullied; polluted, contaminated, unhygienic, unsanitary; informal cruddy, grungy; …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 14 Filthy! — Infobox Album Name = Filthy! Type = studio Artist = Papa John Creach Released = 1972 Recorded = 1972 at Paramount Recording Studio, Hollywood Genre = Rock Psychedelic rock Blues Rock Length = Label = Grunt/RCA Producer = Papa John Creach Reviews …

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  • 15 filthy — filthily, adv. filthiness, n. /fil thee/, adj., filthier, filthiest, adv., v., filthied, filthying. adj. 1. foul with, characterized by, or having the nature of filth; disgustingly or completely dirty. 2. vile; vulgar; obscene: filthy language. 3 …

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  • 16 filthy — I. adjective (filthier; est) Date: 14th century 1. covered with, containing, or characterized by filth 2. a. underhand, vile b. obscene < filthy language > Synonyms: see dirty • filthily …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 17 Filthy — 1. excellent; very good: totally filthy concert ; the filthiest spunk on the planet ; 2. highly offensive or objectionable: filthy pollies ; filthy mongrel bastards ; 3. lurid; sexually depraved: You ve got a filthy mind …

    Dictionary of Australian slang

  • 18 filthy — Australian Slang 1. excellent; very good: totally filthy concert ; the filthiest spunk on the planet ; 2. highly offensive or objectionable: filthy pollies ; filthy mongrel bastards ; 3. lurid; sexually depraved: You ve got a filthy mind …

    English dialects glossary

  • 19 filthy — filth|y1 [ fılθi ] adjective * 1. ) very dirty 2. ) INFORMAL very offensive, usually because of dealing with sex in an unpleasant way: filthy language 3. ) BRITISH INFORMAL filthy weather is very unpleasant, usually because there is a lot of rain …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 filthy — 1 adjective filthier, filthiest 1 extremely dirty: Simon never cleans his house it s absolutely filthy! 2 showing or describing sexual acts in a very rude or offensive way: Mitch was just telling us a filthy joke when Kia walked in. filthily… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English