uncleanliness


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Related to uncleanliness: uncleanness, lasciviousness

un·clean·ly

 (ŭn-klĕn′lē)
adj. un·clean·li·er, un·clean·li·est
Unclean.
adv. (-klēn′-)
In an unclean manner.

un·clean′li·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.uncleanliness - lack of cleanly habitsuncleanliness - lack of cleanly habits    
trait - a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
slovenliness - habitual uncleanliness
messiness, untidiness - the trait of being untidy and messy
cleanliness - diligence in keeping clean

uncleanliness

noun
The condition or state of being dirty:
Translations

uncleanliness

[ˈʌnˈklenlɪnɪs] Nsuciedad f
References in classic literature ?
And as for the matter of the alleged uncleanliness of our business, ye shall soon be initiated into certain facts hitherto pretty generally unknown, and which, upon the whole, will triumphantly plant the sperm whale-ship at least among the cleanliest things of this tidy earth.
And if ever roads and streets and the outsides of houses were perfectly free from any sign or semblance of dirt, or dust, or mud, or uncleanliness of any kind, it is Horta, it is Fayal.
He was remarkable for the poverty, not to say uncleanliness, of his personal appearance: the sleeves of his overcoat were greasy; his dirty waistcoat, buttoned up to his neck, showed not a trace of linen; a filthy black silk scarf, twisted till it resembled a cord, was round his neck, and his hands were unwashed.
Ye creating ones, in you there is much uncleanliness.
For the family had come to such a pass that they were practically without change of linen, and Katerina Ivanovna could not endure uncleanliness and, rather than see dirt in the house, she preferred to wear herself out at night, working beyond her strength when the rest were asleep, so as to get the wet linen hung on a line and dry by the morning.
Untruthfulness, uncleanliness, avarice are her faults
Or the fact that we share our bed with a Border terrier, in defiance of anything that the Koran might say about the uncleanliness of dogs (on which, let's be honest, it's probably not wrong).
The concept of "Napak" in Islamic culture is a mixture of an unpleasant feeling of contamination and uncleanliness with strong religious connotations of dirtiness or unholiness.
For me it was in direct contrast to the many reports of mismanagement, incompetency and uncleanliness.
We were told we shouldn't think twice about reporting anyone for uncleanliness.
TOILETS: Disappointingly average, a lack of toilet paper in the ladies and a slight uncleanliness in the gents was a bit off-putting.