Pronunciation: dẽrt
n.1.Any foul of filthy substance, as excrement, mud, dust, etc.; whatever, adhering to anything, renders it foul or unclean; earth; as, a wagonload of dirt.
Whose waters cast up mire and dirt.
- Is. lvii. 20.
2.Meanness; sordidness.
Honors . . . thrown away upon dirt and infamy.
- Melmoth.
3.In placer mining, earth, gravel, etc., before washing.
Dirt bed
(Geom.) a layer of clayey earth forming a stratum in a geological formation. Dirt beds are common among the coal measures.
Dirt eating
a - The use of certain kinds of clay for food, existing among some tribes of Indians; geophagism.
b - (Med.) Same as Chthonophagia.
- Humboldt.
Dirt pie
clay or mud molded by children in imitation of pastry.
To eat dirt
to submit in a meanly humble manner to insults; to eat humble pie.
- Otway (1684).
v. t.1.To make foul of filthy; to dirty.
Noun1.dirt - the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
Synonyms: soil
2.dirt - the state of being covered with unclean things
3.Dirtdirt - obscene terms for feces
Synonyms: crap, poop, shit, shite, turd
4.dirt - disgraceful gossip about the private lives of other people
Adj.1.dirt - (of roads) not leveled or drained; unsuitable for all year travel
Synonyms: ungraded
Dirt - Design In Real Time
To see freshly stirred dirt in your dream, symbolizes thriftiness and frugalness. Dirt is also representative of situations where you have been less than honourable and may have acted in a devious manner. To dream that someone throws dirt at you, denotes that enemies will try to attack your character and harm your reputation. To dream that your clothes are soiled with dirt, signifies of a contagious disease that you have been stricken with.Rabelaisianism, X-rated movie, acres, alluvion, alluvium, arable land, bawdiness, bawdry, blue movie, character assassination, clay, clod, corruption, crust, dirtiness, dirty movie, dope, dross, dry land, dust, earth, erotic art, erotic literature, erotographomania, excrement, fescenninity, filth, foulness, freehold, garbage, glebe, gossip, gossip column, grassland, grime, ground, iconolagny, indecency, inside information, juicy morsel, junk, land, landholdings, leavings, lewdness, lithosphere, loam, low-down, malicious gossip, marginal land, marl, mire, mold, muck, mud, nastiness, obscenity, offal, offensiveness, ooze, ordure, orts, pornographic art, pornographic literature, pornographomania, pornography, real estate, real property, refuse, region, regolith, ribaldry, rubbish, rumor, salaciousness, salacity, scandal, scandalmongering, scrap, scurrility, scuttlebutt, sexploitation, sharp practice, skin flick, slander, slime, slop, sludge, smut, smuttiness, sod, soft-core pornography, soot, stag film, subaerial deposit, subsoil, sweepings, talk, terra, terra firma, terrain, territory, the country, tidbit, topsoil, trash, vileness, waste, whispering campaign, woodland
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Dirimant impediments
Diriment impediment
Dirk knife
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dirt ball
Dirt bed
dirt bike
dirt cheap
Dirt eating
Dirt pie
dirt track
dirty bomb
dirty dog
dirty joke
dirty laundry
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