dirty


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Dirty \Dirt"y\, a. [Compar. Dirtier; superl. Dirtiest.]
   1. Defiled with dirt; foul; nasty; filthy; not clean or pure;
      serving to defile; as, dirty hands; dirty water; a dirty
      white. --Spenser.
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   2. Sullied; clouded; -- applied to color. --Locke.
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   3. Sordid; base; groveling; as, a dirty fellow.
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            The creature's at his dirty work again. --Pope.
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   4. Sleety; gusty; stormy; as, dirty weather.
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            Storms of wind, clouds of dust, an angry, dirty sea.
                                                  --M. Arnold.

   Syn: Nasty; filthy; foul. See Nasty.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Dirty \Dirt"y\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dirtied; p. pr. & vb. n.
   Dirtying.]
   1. To foul; to make filthy; to soil; as, to dirty the clothes
      or hands.
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   2. To tarnish; to sully; to scandalize; -- said of
      reputation, character, etc.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Colorless \Col"or*less\, a.
   1. Without color; not distinguished by any hue; transparent;
      as, colorless water; a colorless gas.

   Note: [Narrower terms: {ashen, bloodless, livid, lurid, pale,
         pallid, pasty, wan, waxen}; neutral; white] [Also
         See: achromatic, colorless.]
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   2. Free from any manifestation of partial or peculiar
      sentiment or feeling; not disclosing likes, dislikes,
      prejudice, etc.; as, colorless music; a colorless style;
      definitions should be colorless.
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   3. having lost its normal color.

   Note: [Narrower terms: {blanched, etiolate, etiolated,
         whitened}; bleached, faded, washed-out, washy;
         dimmed, dulled, grayed; dirty; {dull, sober,
         somber, subfusc}] colored

   Syn: colorless, uncolored, uncoloured.
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