filthy filthy  /ˈfɪl θi/


  1. (adj) disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter
  2. (adj) vile; despicable
  3. (adj) characterized by obscenity


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  1. Their homes are filthy squatters' camps on the side roads, beside the rivers and irrigation ditches.
  2. But the show's authentic, filthy heart is the four foul-mouthed, truth-telling Colorado boys at its center.
  3. Here's how other waterways have fared since their filthy conditions were plunged into the spotlight.


  1. Meet the Domestic Divas of Lifetime's Devious Maids

    Washing the windows is no concern when scrubbing bloody floors and covering up illicit affairs are part of your professional duties. Such filthy tasks are all in a day's work for Beverly Hills cleaning ladies Carmen, Marisol, Valentina, Rosie and Zoila. It's enough to turn anyone a little...devious.Inspired by the hit Mexican telenovela The Disorderly Maids of the Neighborhood, the new Lifetime ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: TV Guide

  2. Report: Deputies find filthy conditions in Bradenton home, ask for child neglect charges to be filed

    Sheriff's investigators have asked the state attorney's office to file child neglect charges against the parents of two teenagers after deputies found their home to be without power and filthy conditions throughout their Bradenton residence.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Bradenton Herald

  3. RPD: Son kept mother in filthy, insect-infested home

    Police have charged a Richmond man with adult neglect after finding his mother living in a filthy apartment that had containers overflowing with human waste and infested with lice and bedbugs.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Richmond Register


  1. "They found that the place was filthy," said Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif.
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Henry Waxman Source: USA Today

  2. "Today we reveal the truth behind the underground steroid market: dangerous drugs cooked up all too often in filthy conditions with no regard to safety, giving Americans who purchase them the ultimate raw deal," DEA Administrator Karen Tandy...
    on Sep 24, 2007 By: Karen Tandy Source: CNN

  3. "All year he's been filthy, but he's stepped it up in the last couple of weeks for sure," pitcher Josh Fogg said. "Any time you can throw a baseball 100 mph and break off a 72 mph curveball and a 76 mph changeup and a slider that's gotten...
    on Oct 10, 2007 By: Josh Fogg Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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