A job that causes your hands to become covered in filth is an example of a dirty job.
A dish that has bits of old food on it is an example of a dirty dish.
Impure or sinful thoughts are an example of dirty thoughts.
Gave us a dirty look.
A dirty coward.
When you get mud on the floor, this is an example of a situation where you dirty the floor.
A dirty player.
A dirty look.
A dirty trumpet.
Don't put that in your mouth, dear, it's dirty.
He might have scored, but it was a dirty trick that won him the penalty.
You need to tune that guitar, the g string sounds dirty.
The old flag was a dirty white.
None of y'all get into my car if you're dirty.
He lives in a dirty great mansion.
To play dirty.
Dirty-blonde hair; dirty-green walls.
A dirty occupation.
A dirty green.
A dirty mind, dirty old man.
- A very unfortunate circumstance.
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of dirty
- From dirt + -y.