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filthy

adjective
 
 
/ˈfɪlθi/
DIRTY extremely dirty: Wash your hands, they're filthy!Dirty and untidy
OFFENSIVE rude or offensive: filthy language/jokes Smoking is a filthy habit.Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desireRelating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
Translations of “filthy”
in Korean 더러운, 불결한…
in Arabic قَذِر…
in Portuguese imundo…
in Catalan fastigós…
in Japanese 不潔な…
in Italian lurido…
in Chinese (Traditional) 骯髒的, 汙穢的…
in Russian грязный, непристойный, отвратительный…
in Turkish çok pis/kirli, açık saçık, müstehcen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肮脏的, 污秽的…
in Polish brudny, obsceniczny, nieprzyjemny…
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