Dirtied
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. [1913 Webster]

2. To tarnish; to sully; to scandalize; -- said of reputation, character, etc. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • dirty — I UK [ˈdɜː(r)tɪ] / US [ˈdɜrtɪ] adjective Word forms dirty : adjective dirty comparative dirtier superlative dirtiest ** 1) not clean I felt dirty, hungry, and cold. diseases spread by dirty water piles of dirty washing dirty fingernails 2)… …   English dictionary

  • 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. [1913 Webster] 2. To tarnish; to sully; to scandalize; said of reputation, character, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dirtying — 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. [1913 Webster] 2. To tarnish; to sully; to scandalize; said of reputation, character, etc. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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