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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dirt

    foulness, dung, filth, uncleanness, meanness, sordidness

    cleanness, purity, ablution, integrity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. soil, dirtnoun

    the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock

    ground, grease, crap, shit, scandal, filth, territory, malicious gossip, shite, land, stain, soil, grunge, turd, grime, poop


  2. dirt, filth, grime, soil, stain, grease, grungenoun

    the state of being covered with unclean things

    land, territory, soil, spot, mark, grunge, filthiness, skank, discolouration, lubricating oil, grease, obscenity, discoloration, brand, foulness, ground, vulgarism, shit, dirty word, grime, stigma, scandal, crap, smear, shite, turd, smut, filth, malicious gossip, nastiness, smirch, stain, poop, crud, blot


  3. crap, dirt, shit, shite, poop, turdnoun

    obscene terms for feces

    darn, after part, tail, soil, nincompoop, bull, diddly-squat, grunge, low-down, diddly, cocksucker, dickhead, squat, hoot, diddlyshit, jack, dogshit, the skinny, doodly-squat, bullshit, ninny, stern, diddly-shit, prick, shit, grease, grime, scandal, son of a bitch, crap, tinker's damn, damn, shite, bastard, horseshit, turd, asshole, diddley, filth, malicious gossip, tinker's dam, diddlysquat, shucks, quarter, red cent, dump, stain, whoreson, poop, dope


  4. scandal, dirt, malicious gossipadjective

    disgraceful gossip about the private lives of other people

    grunge, grease, shite, crap, poop, malicious gossip, outrage, soil, shit, turd, stain, filth, grime, scandal


  5. dirt, ungradedadjective

    (of roads) not leveled or drained; unsuitable for all year travel

    ungraded, unordered, unranked


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dirtnoun

    filth, foul matter

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dirtnoun

    earth, soil, squalor, filth, muck, foulness

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dirt":

    dust, filth, grime, mud, earth, fouling, gossip, contamination, sludge, land, debris, shit, crap

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  1. Mitch McConnell:

    'a dumb country boy with dirt between his toes.’.

  2. Ashley Judd:

    Together we did this for 6 hours on an irregular, rutted and pocked dirt road that has gullies for rain run off during the rainy season.

  3. Gust Sarris:

    Somehow they re-categorized it and started doing the same thing again which was the same flag, the same flower pot, the same dirt and the same plant.

  4. Gary Machens:

    So, it was at least 9 feet tall. We’re standing on about a foot of dirt and it’s 9 feet wide and how far back it goes, we do n’t know. We know it goes back 60 feet.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    The honeybee makes the honey, and the dirty fly makes the dirt. Which, whatever is that reflects itself. If the dirty fly goes anywhere, it makes the dirt while the honeybee makes the honey. In that context that the squeeze of our mental, intellectual, character, and morals comes to our eyes, is the evil people. It is the essence of our nation, and we shall have to taste that until we are not as the honeybee.

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