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filthy

adjective uk   /ˈfɪl.θi/ us  

filthy adjective (DIRTY)

C1 extremely or unpleasantly dirty: Wash your hands - they're filthy! Look at this cloth - it's filthy! I've never smoked - it's a filthy habit.figurative That girl just gave me a filthy look (= looked at me in a very unpleasant, disapproving way).UK He was in a filthy (= a very bad) temper/mood.Dirty and untidy

filthy adjective (OFFENSIVE)

C1 containing sexually offensive words or pictures: filthy language a filthy jokehumorous You've got a filthy mind!Relating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky

filthy

adverb uk   /ˈfɪl.θi/ us  
filthy dirty extremely dirtyDirty and untidy filthy rich informal extremely richWealthiness and wealthy
(Definition of filthy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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