Definition of 'grimy'
Example sentences containing 'grimy'
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The cookers would be in a really dirty and grimy condition. The Sun (2008)This one is more up his street - dirty, grimy. The Sun (2009)I sipped a glass of candied champagne, and peered out a grimy window at the periphery of the eastern seaboard. In God's Country: travels in the Bible belt, USA. (1989)Barmy as it sounds, this amazing gizmo performs miracles on dirty windows, grimy shower screens and greasy mirrors. The Sun (2013)But the grimy old city centre of not too long ago has now become one of Britain's most fashionable places to live. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Nor can I deny that the sum total of life lived in that grimy city has a meaning for me beyond choice and deeper than contingency. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
Trends of 'grimy'
Used Occasionally. grimy is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'grimy'
British English: grimy ADJECTIVE
Something that is grimy is very dirty.
...a grimy industrial city.
Definition of grimy from the Collins English Dictionary
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