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dur tee

  • v  make soiled, filthy, or dirty
  • a  soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
    dirty unswept sidewalks
    a child in dirty overalls
    dirty slums
    piles of dirty dishes
    put his dirty feet on the clean sheet
    mining is a dirty job
    Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves
  • a  (of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency
    dirty words
    a dirty old man
    dirty books and movies
    boys telling dirty jokes
    has a dirty mouth
  • s  vile; despicable
    a dirty (or lousy) trick
  • a  spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination
    the air near the foundry was always dirty
    a dirty bomb releases enormous amounts of long-lived radioactive fallout
  • s  contaminated with infecting organisms
    dirty wounds
  • s  (of color) discolored by impurities; not bright and clear
    dirty" is often used in combination
    a dirty (or dingy) white
    dirty-green walls
    dirty-blonde hair
  • s  (of a manuscript) defaced with changes
    foul (or dirty) copy
  • s  obtained illegally or by improper means
    dirty money
  • s  expressing or revealing hostility or dislike
    dirty looks
  • s  violating accepted standards or rules
    a dirty fighter
  • s  unethical or dishonest
    dirty police officers
  • s  unpleasantly stormy
    there's dirty weather in the offing

  • And al-Qaeda leaders reportedly discussed with him schemes ranging from "dirty bombs" to blowing up gas stations discussions which some captive terrorist leaders appear to have .
  • Andrew Dice Clay tells jokes for a living -- dirty jokes, stag-party jokes, jokes designed to singe a churchgoer's soul and turn a feminist's stomach -- but he attracts crowds .
  • People employed in dirty work have a lot to teach us, says its most famous chronicler.
News & Articles

  • Dirty Dining: Golden Gate Chinese Restaurant
    Issues with cleanliness and food handling lead to the closure of a Henderson restaurant. Contact 13's Tricia Kean brings us to the Golden Gate Chinese Restaurant for this week's Dirty Dining.
    June 13, 2013 - KTNV Las Vegas
  • 'Dirty Jobs' Host Auctions Underwear For Good Cause
    After nearly a decade of hosting the popular television show "Dirty Jobs," Mike Rowe has seen his fair share of "crap." Now, he's parlaying his reputation as a man who's not afraid to get his hands dirty into charitable efforts aimed at raising scholarship money for skilled trades students.
    June 11, 2013 - LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News
  • Dirty Wars: Turns Out the U.S. Government Really Doesn't Play Fair
    Dirty Wars The truth will out, but the problem is that even when it does, there's no guarantee that people will care. This is explored to some degree in Rick Rowley's documentary Dirty Wars , which examines and occasionally re-creates investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill's probes in...
    June 11, 2013 - SF Weekly

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