dirtier dirtier  /ˈdɜr ti ər/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) make soiled, filthy, or dirty
  2. (adj) soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
  3. (adj) (of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency
  4. (adj) vile; despicable
  5. (adj) spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination
  6. (adj) contaminated with infecting organisms
  7. (adj) (of color) discolored by impurities; not bright and clear
  8. (adj) (of a manuscript) defaced with changes
  9. (adj) obtained illegally or by improper means
  10. (adj) expressing or revealing hostility or dislike
  11. (adj) violating accepted standards or rules
  12. (adj) unethical or dishonest
  13. (adj) unpleasantly stormy

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Usage(s):

  1. Sure, we should conserve fuel and buy efficient cars, but we should keep filling them with gas if the alternatives are dirtier.
  2. It's definitely a lot dirtier.
  3. It's unclear whether cities with more violations simply had dirtier kitchens or more dogged restaurant inspectors.

News

  1. Don't Worry About Getting Down and Dirty This Summer; Clean Up the Easy, Natural Way, with Handz Hand Scrub by Scrubz

    Whether swimming, working in the garden, or cleaning the BBQ, summer activities seem to be smellier and dirtier than any other time of the year. Handz Hand Scrub by Scrubz will clean it all! (PRWeb June 15, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Handzhandscrub/01/prweb10833444.htm
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Your Grill May Be Dirtier Than Your Toilet!

    (KTVI) – Who’s hungry for some bacteria burgers!?? New research out of Britian says your grill is dirtier than your...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX 2 News St. Louis

Quotes

  1. Bale tells the new Details magazine: "He (Ledger) was incredibly intense in his performance but incredibly mellow and laidback. Certainly there was this great anarchistic streak to it (performance as the Joker) - just getting dirtier than anybody's...
    on May 28, 2008 By: Christian Bale Source: Entertainmentwise

  2. "When the team struggles, we need to work harder and dirtier," Laperriere said. "Tonight we were cycling and keeping possession of the puck. We need the two points. We have a lot of ground to gain."
    on Nov 26, 2008 By: Ian Laperriere Source: KTVU.com

  3. Smith added: "I remember talking to Ben and being like, 'I know your lady is not finding me amusing. Ben, I've known you for years, and you are far sicker than I am!' His jokes are way dirtier than mine. He's made jokes to me, and I've been like,...
    on Jun 19, 2009 By: Kevin Smith Source: Oneindia

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