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He gave me a really dirty look back. The Sun (2016)Genuine opposition parties have been subjected to dirty tricks ahead of the election. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And he likes to fight dirty. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Beware the velvet choker comeback: the cheap ones leave a dirty shadow. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Well, it is time to get down and dirty to trick your brain into thinking you indulged. The Sun (2016)The other reason is that, having done the dirty work, she is having too much fun basking in the applause. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If the year has not yet given you your fill of American politics, you might be tempted by this drama about presidential hopefuls using dirty tricks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Tuesday should settle once and for all one of the dirtiest political battles of all time. The Sun (2008)One day cars like this will be outlawed by a combination of laws and dirty looks. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We talk about dirty jokes and laundering money. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Such radioactive waste can be used to make a dirty bomb. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We do some of their dirty work for them and they do the same for us. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But an appeal found she had been the victim of dirty tricks. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He whispered something dirty in my ear. The Sun (2014)The cookers would be in a really dirty and grimy condition. The Sun (2008)Not be dirty or nasty but just to be committed. The Sun (2011)They were fighting dirty because they were fighting scared. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He will hope voters do not find out his dirty secret. The Sun (2016)The answer is get mean and dirty. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The not so good ones left dirty clothes lying around. Times, Sunday Times (2008)My neighbour now gives me dirty looks when she sees me. The Sun (2011)It did not have to be all scandalous songs or idle tricks and dirty jokes. 1066: and the Hidden History of the Bayeux Tapestry (2004)It makes one feel dirty just thinking about it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He does the dirty work that maybe goes unnoticed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He lay motionless, dressed in dirty tattered clothes. THE LOST KING OF FRANCE: Revolution, Revenge and the Search for Louis XVII (2002)Now fans want to see the duo's dirty deeds in the flesh. The Sun (2015)And when she did he was always dirty and badly dressed, sometimes in clothes that were one step removed from rags. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)Dirty deeds in the Dolomites. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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British English: dirty /ˈdɜːtɪ/ ADJECTIVE
If something is dirty, it is marked or covered with stains, spots, or mud, and needs to be cleaned.
He had dirty fingernails.
- American English: dirty
- Arabic: قَذِر
- Brazilian Portuguese: sujo
- Chinese: 肮脏的
- Croatian: prljav
- Czech: špinavý
- Danish: beskidt
- Dutch: vies
- European Spanish: sucio
- Finnish: likainen
- French: sale
- German: schmutzig
- Greek: βρόμικος
- Italian: sporco
- Japanese: 汚れた
- Korean: 더러운
- Norwegian: skitten
- Polish: brudny
- European Portuguese: sujo
- Romanian: murdar
- Russian: грязный
- Spanish: sucio
- Swedish: smutsig
- Thai: สกปรก
- Turkish: kirli
- Ukrainian: брудний
- Vietnamese: bẩn
British English: dirty VERB
To dirty something means to cause it to become dirty.
He was afraid the dog's hairs might dirty the seats.
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