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filth·y

 (fĭl′thē)
adj. filth·i·er, filth·i·est
1. Covered or smeared with filth; disgustingly dirty. See Synonyms at dirty.
2. Obscene or offensive: a filthy magazine; filthy language.
3. Vile; nasty: a filthy traitor.

filth′i·ly adv.
filth′i·ness n.
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filthy

(ˈfɪlθɪ)
adj, filthier or filthiest
1. characterized by or full of filth; very dirty or obscene
2. offensive or vicious: that was a filthy trick to play.
3. informal chiefly Brit extremely unpleasant: filthy weather.
adv
extremely; disgustingly: filthy rich.
ˈfilthily adv
ˈfilthiness n
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filth•y

(ˈfɪl θi)

adj. filth•i•er, filth•i•est,
adv. adj.
1. foul with, characterized by, or having the nature of filth; disgustingly or completely dirty.
2. vulgar or obscene: filthy language.
3. contemptibly offensive, vile, or objectionable.
4. abundantly supplied (often fol. by with): They're filthy with money.
adv.
5. filthy rich, extremely wealthy.
Idiom.
[1350–1400]
filth′i•ly, adv.
filth′i•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.filthy - disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter; "as filthy as a pigsty"; "a foul pond"; "a nasty pigsty of a room"
dirty, soiled, unclean - 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"
2.filthy - vile; despicable; "a dirty (or lousy) trick"; "a filthy traitor"
nasty, awful - 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?"- Ezra Pound
3.filthy - characterized by obscenity; "had a filthy mouth"; "foul language"; "smutty jokes"
dirty - (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"
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filthy

adjective
1. dirty, nasty, foul, polluted, vile, squalid, slimy, unclean, putrid, faecal, scummy, scuzzy (slang, chiefly U.S.), skanky (slang), feculent The water looks stale and filthy.
2. grimy, black, muddy, smoky, blackened, grubby, sooty, unwashed, mucky, scuzzy (slang, chiefly U.S.), begrimed, skanky (slang), mud-encrusted, miry He always wore a filthy old jacket.
3. obscene, foul, corrupt, coarse, indecent, pornographic, suggestive, lewd, depraved, foul-mouthed, X-rated (informal), bawdy, impure, smutty, licentious, dirty-minded The play was full of filthy foul language.
4. stormy, bad, wild, rough, wet, horrible, rainy, disagreeable, blustery a filthy wet night
5. despicable, mean, low, base, offensive, vicious, vile, contemptible, scurvy `You filthy swine!' Penelope shouted.
6. bad, angry, grumbling, irritable, sullen, surly, petulant, sulky, ill-tempered, irascible, cantankerous, tetchy, ratty (Brit. & N.Z. informal), cross, testy, grouchy (informal), querulous, peevish, huffy, splenetic, crotchety (informal), liverish He was in a filthy temper.
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filthy

adjective
1. Covered or stained with or as if with dirt or other impurities:
2. Heavily soiled; very dirty or unclean:
3. Offensive to accepted standards of decency:
Slang: raunchy.
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Translations
قَذِرقَذِر، بَذيء
špinavýzamazanýoplzlý
beskidtmøgbeskidtsjofel
likainensaastainen
prljav
óhreinn, skítugursoralegur, viîurstyggilegur
不潔な
불결한
obscénny
umazan
smutsig
สกปรก
bẩn thỉu

filthy

[ˈfɪlθɪ]
A. ADJ (filthier (compar) (filthiest (superl)))
1. (lit) (= dirty) [hands, room, house] → asqueroso; [bathtub] → mugriento, mugroso (LAm); [clothes] → muy sucio; [water] → inmundo
2. (= indecent) [language, behaviour] → grosero, obsceno; [joke] → verde; [sense of humour] → obsceno
3. (= despicable) → asqueroso
she called him a filthy murdererlo llamó un asesino asqueroso
4. [weather] → asqueroso, de perros; [temper] → de perros, de mil diablos
she was in a filthy temperestaba con un humor de perros or de mil diablos
B. ADV the children came home filthy dirtylos niños llegaron a casa sucísimos, los niños llegaron a casa hechos un asco
they're filthy richestán podridos de dinero, son unos ricachos
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

filthy

[ˈfɪlθi] adj
(= very dirty) → dégoûtant(e)
[habit] → dégoûtant(e)
[language] → ordurier/ière, grossier/ière
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

filthy

adj (+er)
(= dirty)dreckig, verschmutzt; the kitchen is filthydie Küche starrt vor Dreck; the room was filthy dirty (inf)das Zimmer war völlig verdreckt (inf); you’re filthy!du bist ja ganz dreckig!; to be filthy with mud (clothes, person)mit Schlamm verschmutzt sein; to live in filthy conditionsim Dreck leben
(= disgusting) substance, habitekelhaft, widerlich; whisky is filthy stuffWhisky ist ein ekelhaftes or widerliches Zeug; you filthy liar!du gemeiner Lügner!; you filthy little slut! (sl)du dreckige kleine Schlampe!; filthy rich (pej inf)stinkreich (inf) ? lucre
(= obscene) jokedreckig, schmutzig; language, expressionzotig; book, magazineobszön; you’ve got a filthy mind!du hast eine schmutzige Fantasie or Phantasie!
(= angry) lookbitterböse; she gave me a filthy looksie warf mir einen bitterbösen Blick zu; he has a filthy temperer kann sehr unangenehm werden; to be in a filthy moodeine miese Laune haben (inf)
(inf: = bad) nightscheußlich; filthy weatherSauwetter nt (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

filthy

[ˈfɪlθɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) → sudicio/a, sozzo/a; (language) → volgare, osceno/a
what filthy weather! → che tempaccio!
he's got a filthy mind → è uno sporcaccione
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

filth

(filθ) noun
anything very dirty or foul. Look at that filth on your boots!
ˈfilthy adjective
1. very dirty. The whole house is absolutely filthy.
2. obscene. a filthy story.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

filthy

قَذِر špinavý beskidt dreckig ακάθαρτος mugriento likainen répugnant prljav sudicio 不潔な 불결한 smerig skitten paskudny imundo грязный smutsig สกปรก iğrenç bẩn thỉu 污秽的
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

filthy

a. sucio-a, mugriento-a, mugroso-a.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in classic literature ?
It was the most wretched misery, dragged from among the filthiest rags.
"To eruct, Sancho," said Don Quixote, "means to belch, and that is one of the filthiest words in the Spanish language, though a very expressive one; and therefore nice folk have had recourse to the Latin, and instead of belch say eruct, and instead of belches say eructations; and if some do not understand these terms it matters little, for custom will bring them into use in the course of time, so that they will be readily understood; this is the way a language is enriched; custom and the public are all-powerful there."
In the obscure parlour of a low public-house, in the filthiest part of Little Saffron Hill; a dark and gloomy den, where a flaring gas-light burnt all day in the winter-time; and where no ray of sun ever shone in the summer: there sat, brooding over a little pewter measure and a small glass, strongly impregnated with the smell of liquor, a man in a velveteen coat, drab shorts, half-boots and stockings, whom even by that dim light no experienced agent of the police would have hesitated to recognise as Mr.
At times, with an intense, acute pang I was stabbed to the heart by the thought that ten years, twenty years, forty years would pass, and that even in forty years I would remember with loathing and humiliation those filthiest, most ludicrous, and most awful moments of my life.
To an envious author, who depreciated works which he could never equal, he said that his snake was the slimiest and filthiest of all the reptile tribe, but was fortunately without a sting.
There burst and fell into his private room a man in the filthiest rags, with a greasy squash hat still askew on his head, and a shabby green shade shoved up from one of his eyes, both of which were glaring like a tiger's.
Curious, however, after reading this announcement, to see what kind of morsels were so carefully preserved, I turned a few leaves, and found them scrawled all over with the vilest and the filthiest ribaldry that ever human hogs delighted in.
'--That exemplary brother and sister--lived and died in the foulest and filthiest degradation.'
E23, not moving a muscle of his countenance, answered with a stream of the filthiest abuse, at which Kim naturally rejoiced.
Pollution, poor urban planning and absence of a dependable solid waste disposal system have turned Karachi into world's filthiest city.
LOCALS say it could be the filthiest street in Newcastle.
"I hope that in result of our efforts, label of filthiest city of the Asia will be removed from the face of Gujranwala," he said.