German translation of 'grubby'
Example Sentences Including 'grubby'
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Our home copy is a grubby old thing with a ghastly picture of poor, doomed Boris.The Times Literary Supplement (2013)
It was " rather a grubby business '.THE GUARDSMEN (2004)
Although they have a rather grubby reputation, business has been thriving and this has been reflected in strong returns.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
An extra 23 per cent on top of that just looks a bit grubby.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Enough about the grubby stuff of getting and spending.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But music that's doubtless perfect for hot tropical nights loses something when transplanted to a grubby old English winter.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Is this romantic or just a bit grubby?The Sun (2013)
It all got rather grubby.The Sun (2015)
It's stocky and grubby brown rather than elegant, yet still has a certain something.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting a bit grubby.The Sun (2015)
The Conway saga is a sordid tale of grubby politics, naked greed and social ambition.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This is not a designer who minds getting grubby; she did most of the herbaceous planting herself.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He held his pale, grubby hand out towards Janet with two twinkling things in it.CHARMED LIFE (1977)
It gets a little bit grubby when people handle it.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Against a tropical backdrop, things get predictably grubby.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He considered Hollywood rather grubby.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Think what ranting about a grubby bathroom could get you.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
We skipped this because we didn't want our shiny white trainers to get grubby.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
A grubby white wooden door led into the lounge, where a blue sofa had been pushed against the far wall.The Sun (2008)
His white shirt was grubby.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It was a grubby old hole then.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The first is grubby old politics.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The star's appearance these days is grubby white.The Sun (2009)
They think it grubby Tory politics.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Occasionally. grubby is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'grubby' in Other Languages
British English: grubby ADJECTIVE
A grubby person or object is rather dirty.
His white coat was grubby and stained.
Translation of grubby from the Collins English to German Dictionary