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Definition 1: disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where filthy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • as filthy as a pigsty
  • a foul pond
  • a nasty pigsty of a room

Synonyms for filthy in the sense of this definition

(filthy is similar to ...) soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime

"dirty unswept sidewalks" "a child in dirty overalls" "dirty slums" "piles of dirty dishes" "put his dirty feet on the clean sheet" "wore an unclean shirt" "mining is a dirty job" "Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves"

Definition 2: characterized by obscenity - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where filthy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • had a filthy mouth
  • foul language
  • smutty jokes

Synonyms for filthy in the sense of this definition

(filthy is similar to ...) (of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency

"dirty words" "a dirty old man" "dirty books and movies" "boys telling dirty jokes" "has a dirty mouth"

Definition 3: vile; despicable - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where filthy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a dirty (or lousy) trick
  • a filthy traitor

Synonyms for filthy in the sense of this definition

(filthy is similar to ...) offensive or even (of persons) malicious

"in a nasty mood" "a nasty accident" "a nasty shock" "a nasty smell" "a nasty trick to pull" "Will he say nasty things at my funeral?"

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