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1. begrimed, dingy, grimy, grubby, grungy, raunchy

thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot

Example Sentences:
'a miner's begrimed face'
'dingy linen'
'grimy hands'
'grubby little fingers'
'a grungy kitchen'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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adjectiveWord forms: ˈgrimier or ˈgrimiest
covered with or full of grime; very dirty

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


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adj. grim·i·er, grim·i·est
Covered or smudged with grime. See Synonyms at dirty.

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