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Meaning of “dirty” - Learner’s Dictionary

dirty

adjective     /ˈdɜːti/
NOT CLEAN
A2 not clean: dirty clothes dirty dishesDirty and untidy
OFFENSIVE
talking about sex in a way that some people find offensive: dirty books/jokesRelating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
DISHONEST
dishonest or unfair: a dirty business →  See also do sb's dirty work Dishonest
HARMFUL
containing dangerous substances that may be harmful to the environment: dirty air
Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsDirty and untidy
(Definition of dirty adjective from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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