filthiness


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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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.filthiness - a state characterized by foul or disgusting dirt and refusefilthiness - a state characterized by foul or disgusting dirt and refuse
unsanitariness - a state that is not conducive to health
2.filthiness - moral corruption or pollution; "this deformity and filthiness of sin"
nefariousness, vileness, ugliness, wickedness - the quality of being wicked
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filthiness

noun
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Translations

filthiness

[ˈfɪlθɪnɪs] N
1. (lit) (= dirtiness) → suciedad f, mugre f
2. (fig) [of behaviour] → lo grosero, lo obsceno; (= bad language) → groserías fpl, obscenidades fpl; (= obscenity) → obscenidad f
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

filthiness

[ˈfɪlθɪnɪs] n (of room, person) → sporcizia; (of language) → sudiceria
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References in classic literature ?
And I could hardly have resigned myself to the simple, vulgar, direct debauchery of a clerk and have endured all the filthiness of it.
Never once had he been out of the crate during the entire journey, and filthiness, as well as wretchedness, characterized his condition.
But later on, what with sickness and cold and hunger and discouragement, and the filthiness of his work, and the vermin in his home, he had given up washing in winter, and in summer only as much of him as would go into a basin.
"This 'ere is like a bloomin' gallantry-show!" For the rest of the day he was dumb, but achieved an ensanguined filthiness through the cleaning of big fish.
He was so weary after a whole month of concentrated wretchedness and gloomy excitement that he longed to rest, if only for a moment, in some other world, whatever it might be; and, in spite of the filthiness of the surroundings, he was glad now to stay in the tavern.
Therefore, to overcome the filthiness of society, culture has to be used as a tool," he also said.
`The remaining stretch between Kildean and Abbey fords is in such a state of filthiness that any boating or canoeing, although it may be good exercise, is certainly not a pleasure,' wrote Sirius.
"People of deprive Saryab area have been plagues with various diseases due to filthiness in the areas as Metropolitan never placed garbage canons in the area.
When the hospital's administrative office was reached on the matter, an authority who failed to disclose her name confirmed the filthiness of the area.
Some people eschew mpesempese because they correlate it with filthiness and lunacy because some helpless vagrant lunatics involuntarily have unclean matted hairs that appear like mpesempese.
The absence of sores, lesions, poor complexion, facial disfigurement and filthiness, are features considered undesirable in males' assessments of female attractiveness.
Paul writes: 'Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving' (Ephesians 5:4).