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 Dictionary entry overview: What does grimy mean? 

GRIMY (adjective)
  The adjective GRIMY has 1 sense:

1. thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot

  Familiarity information: GRIMY used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

GRIMY (adjective)

Sense 1grimy [BACK TO TOP]


Thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot


begrimed; dingy; grimy; grungy; grubby; raunchy

Context examples:

a miner's begrimed face / dingy linen / grimy hands / grubby little fingers / a grungy kitchen


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

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