What does filthy mean?

Definitions for filthy
ˈfɪl θifilthy

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word filthy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. filthy, foul, nastyadjective

    disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter

    "as filthy as a pigsty"; "a foul pond"; "a nasty pigsty of a room"

  2. dirty, filthy, lousyadjective

    vile; despicable

    "a dirty (or lousy) trick"; "a filthy traitor"

  3. cruddy, filthy, foul, nasty, smuttyadjective

    characterized by obscenity

    "had a filthy mouth"; "foul language"; "smutty jokes"


  1. filthyadjective

    Covered with filth; very dirty.

  2. filthyadjective

    Obscene or offensive.

  3. filthyadjective

    Very unpleasant or disagreeable.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Filthyadjective

    Etymology: from filth.

    Fair is foul, and foul is fair;
    Hover through the fog and filthy air. William Shakespeare, Macbeth.

    As all stories are not proper subjects for an epick poem or a tragedy, so neither are they for a noble picture: the subjects both of the one and of the other, ought to have nothing of immoral, low, or filthy in them. John Dryden, Dufresnoy.


  1. Filthy

    Filthy is a song by American singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake. It was released on January 5, 2018, as the lead single from his fifth studio album, Man of the Woods (2018). The electro-funk song was written and produced by Timberlake, Timbaland, and Danja, with additional songwriting from James Fauntleroy and Larrance Dopson. Its music video was released on same day, which is set at a futuristic technology conference and shows Timberlake staging a proof-of-concept demo for a robot. It was serviced to contemporary hit radio on January 9, 2018. "Filthy" debuted at number 9 on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming Timberlake's 18th top 10 on the chart as a soloist, and reached the top 5 in Canada.


  1. filthy

    Filthy refers to extreme dirtiness or uncleanness, often to an unpleasant or repugnant degree. It can be characterized by grime, muck, or any form of contamination. This term can be used to describe a physical state of an object, place or person, or it can also describe a moral or ethical state, suggesting corruption, impurity, or obsceneness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Filthy

    defiled with filth, whether material or moral; nasty; dirty; polluted; foul; impure; obscene


  1. Filthy

    Filthy is the third album by rapper/DJ, Egyptian Lover. The album was released in 1988 for Priority Records and was produced by Egyptian Lover himself. The album was both a commercial and critical failure only making it to #99 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and producing no hit singles.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of filthy in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of filthy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of filthy in a Sentence

  1. Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe:

    The only food we saw were a few potatoes and a box of rice in the filthy trailer.

  2. Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe:

    The only food we saw were a few potatoes and a box of rice in the filthy trailer, but what was most surprising, and heartbreaking was when the team located a total of five adults and 11 children that looked like third world country refugees not only with no food or fresh water, but with no shoes, personal hygiene and basically dirty rags for clothing.

  3. Katherine Whitehorn:

    Spring makes everything look filthy.

  4. Donald Trump:

    The Red Hen Restaurant should focus more on cleaning The Red Hen Restaurant filthy canopies, doors and windows( badly needs a paint job) rather than refusing to serve a fine person like Sarah Huckabee Sanders, i always had a rule, if a restaurant is dirty on the outside, it is dirty on the inside !

  5. Van Sebille:

    It's a pretty filthy ocean and there's a lot of garbage floating out there, everything from small water bottles to big, abandoned fishing nets.

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  • циничен, мръсен, непристоен, кирливBulgarian
  • groller, obscè, impurCatalan, Valencian
  • dreckig, verdreckt, versaut, obszönGerman
  • malpuregaEsperanto
  • inmundo, pelado, sucio, mugriento, obsceno, guarro, mugrosoSpanish
  • پلیدPersian
  • kuppainen, likainen, saastainenFinnish
  • crasseuxFrench
  • drabasda, drabasdach, cacaScottish Gaelic
  • szennyes, mocskosHungarian
  • immorale, indecente, lercio, osceno, laido, sudicio, sconcioItalian
  • מטונףHebrew
  • بۆگه‌ن, قۆڕ, چه‌په‌ڵKurdish
  • paedidusLatin
  • smerig, vuilDutch
  • slibrig, møkketeNorwegian
  • imundo, imundaPortuguese
  • непристо́йный, гря́зный, грязный, вульга́рный, ме́рзкий, неприли́чный, замы́зганный, непотре́бный, по́шлый, запа́чканныйRussian
  • మురికిTelugu
  • kirli, müstehcen, ayıp, pis, açık saçıkTurkish

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