Begrimed
Begrime Be*grime", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Begrimed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Begriming}.] To soil with grime or dirt deeply impressed or rubbed in. [1913 Webster]

Books falling to pieces and begrimed with dust. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • begrimed — adjective thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot a miner s begrimed face dingy linen grimy hands grubby little fingers a grungy kitchen • Syn: ↑dingy, ↑grimy, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Begrime — Be*grime , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Begrimed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Begriming}.] To soil with grime or dirt deeply impressed or rubbed in. [1913 Webster] Books falling to pieces and begrimed with dust. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Begriming — Begrime Be*grime , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Begrimed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Begriming}.] To soil with grime or dirt deeply impressed or rubbed in. [1913 Webster] Books falling to pieces and begrimed with dust. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grimy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. soiled, dirty, foul, filthy. See uncleanness. Ant., clean. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. dirty, begrimed, dingy, soiled; see dirty 1 . See Synonym Study at dirty . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a.… …   English dictionary for students

  • grungy — adjective thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot a miner s begrimed face dingy linen grimy hands grubby little fingers a grungy kitchen • Syn: ↑begrimed, ↑dingy, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bruckeled — Bruck eled, a. Wet and dirty; begrimed. [Obs. or Dial.] Herrick. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grimier — Grimy Grim y, a. [Compar. {Grimier}; superl. {Grimiest}.] Full of grime; begrimed; dirty; foul. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grimiest — Grimy Grim y, a. [Compar. {Grimier}; superl. {Grimiest}.] Full of grime; begrimed; dirty; foul. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grimy — Grim y, a. [Compar. {Grimier}; superl. {Grimiest}.] Full of grime; begrimed; dirty; foul. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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