Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » F » Filial ... Filum

FILTHY (filthier, filthiest)

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does filthy mean? 

FILTHY (adjective)
  The adjective FILTHY has 3 senses:

1. disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter
2. vile; despicable
3. characterized by obscenity

  Familiarity information: FILTHY used as an adjective is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


FILTHY (adjective)


Sense 1filthy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter

Synonyms:

filthy; nasty; foul

Context examples:

as filthy as a pigsty / a foul pond / a nasty pigsty of a room

Similar:

dirty; soiled; unclean (soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime)


Sense 2filthy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Vile; despicable

Synonyms:

filthy; dirty; lousy

Context examples:

a dirty (or lousy) trick / a filthy traitor

Similar:

awful; nasty (offensive or even (of persons) malicious)


Sense 3filthy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Characterized by obscenity

Synonyms:

smutty; nasty; filthy; foul

Context examples:

had a filthy mouth / foul language / smutty jokes

Similar:

dirty ((of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese." (English proverb)

"Mouth will not be sweet if you say halva" (Azerbaijani proverb)

"Journey and you will find replacement to the ones left behind." (Arabic proverb)

"He who changes, suffers." (Corsican proverb)

 FILTHY: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.1436 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: