Filthy
Filthy Filth"y, a. [Compar. {Filthier}; superl. {Filthiest}.] Defiled with filth, whether material or moral; nasty; dirty; polluted; foul; impure; obscene. ``In the filthy-mantled pool.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

He which is filthy let him be filthy still. --Rev. xxii. 11.

Syn: Nasty; foul; dirty; squalid; unclean; sluttish; gross; vulgar; licentious. See {Nasty}. [1913 Webster]


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