dirtily
adverb see dirty I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Dirtily — Dirt i*ly, adv. In a dirty manner; foully; nastily; filthily; meanly; sordidly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dirtily — adverb 1. in a sordid manner as dirtily drunk as usual 2. in a filthy unclean manner a dirtily dressed camel driver • Syn: ↑filthily • Derived from adjective: ↑filthy (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dirtily — dirty ► ADJECTIVE (dirtier, dirtiest) 1) covered or marked with dirt; not clean. 2) lewd; obscene. 3) dishonest; dishonourable. 4) (of weather) rough and unpleasant. ► ADVERB Brit. informal ▪ used for emphasis: a …   English terms dictionary

  • dirtily — See dirty. * * * …   Universalium

  • dirtily — adverb In a dirty manner …   Wiktionary

  • dirtily — adv. filthily, uncleanly; obscenely, indecently …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dirtily — dirt·i·ly …   English syllables

  • dirty — dirtily, adv. dirtiness, n. /derr tee/, adj., dirtier, dirtiest, v., dirtied, dirtying, adv. adj. 1. soiled with dirt; foul; unclean: dirty laundry. 2. spreading or imparting dirt; soiling: dirty smoke. 3. vile; mean; sordid; contemptible: to… …   Universalium

  • filthily — adverb in a filthy unclean manner a dirtily dressed camel driver • Syn: ↑dirtily • Derived from adjective: ↑filthy, ↑dirty (for: ↑dirtily) …   Useful english dictionary

  • dirty — I. adjective (dirtier; est) Date: 14th century 1. a. not clean or pure < dirty clothes > b. likely to befoul or defile with dirt < dirty jobs > c. contaminated with infecting organisms < dirty wounds …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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