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FILTH

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does filth mean? 

FILTH (noun)
  The noun FILTH has 4 senses:

1. any substance considered disgustingly foul or unpleasant
2. the state of being covered with unclean things
3. a state characterized by foul or disgusting dirt and refuse
4. an offensive or indecent word or phrase

  Familiarity information: FILTH used as a noun is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


FILTH (noun)


Sense 1filth [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Any substance considered disgustingly foul or unpleasant

Classified under:

Nouns denoting substances

Synonyms:

filth; skank; crud

Hypernyms ("filth" is a kind of...):

waste; waste material; waste matter; waste product (any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted)


Sense 2filth [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The state of being covered with unclean things

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

soil; grunge; grime; grease; filth; dirt; stain

Hypernyms ("filth" is a kind of...):

dirtiness; uncleanness (the state of being unsanitary)


Sense 3filth [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A state characterized by foul or disgusting dirt and refuse

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

nastiness; filthiness; foulness; filth

Hypernyms ("filth" is a kind of...):

unsanitariness (a state that is not conducive to health)


Sense 4filth [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An offensive or indecent word or phrase

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

dirty word; vulgarism; obscenity; filth; smut

Hypernyms ("filth" is a kind of...):

profanity (vulgar or irreverent speech or action)

Domain member usage:

ass; fuck; fucking; nookie; nooky; piece of ass; piece of tail; roll in the hay; screw; screwing; shag; shtup (slang for sexual intercourse)

shitless (extremely frightened)

crap; dirt; poop; shit; shite; turd (obscene terms for feces)

bugger all; Fanny Adams; fuck all; sweet Fanny Adams (little or nothing at all)

pee; peeing; piss; pissing (informal terms for urination)

asshole; bastard; cocksucker; dickhead; mother fucker; motherfucker; prick; shit; SOB; son of a bitch; whoreson (insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous)

chickenshit (a false statement that is considered to indicate timidity or fear)

bull; bullshit; crap; dogshit; horseshit; Irish bull; shit (obscene words for unacceptable behavior)

cock; dick; pecker; peter; prick; putz; shaft; tool (obscene terms for penis)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "filth"):

bawdry; bawdy (lewd or obscene talk or writing)

scatology (a preoccupation with obscenity (especially that dealing with excrement or excretory functions))


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