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If coal is going to be used, the only response - because it is the dirtiest of all fuels - is that we have to learn how to do carbon capture and storage and we have to learn how to do it quickly on a commercial scale.
Nicholas Stern

Meaning of "dirtiest" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DIRTIEST

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DIRTIEST

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Dirtiest is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES DIRTIEST MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Dirt

Dirt is unclean matter, especially when in contact with a person's clothes, skin, or possessions, making them dirty. Common types of dirt include: ▪ soil: a mix of clay, sand, and humus which lies over terrestrial bedrock ▪ dust: a powder of organic or mineral matter ▪ grime: dark, ingrained dust such as soot or ash ▪ filth: foul matter such as excrement...

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DIRTIEST

dirt floor
dirt road
dirt track
dirt track racing
dirt-cheap
dirt-poor
dirtbag
dirtied
dirtier
dirties
dirtily
dirtiness
dirty
dirty bomb
dirty dog
dirty linen
dirty look
dirty old man
dirty pool
dirty realism

WORDS THAT END LIKE DIRTIEST

artiest
at the earliest
battiest
bustiest
craftiest
daintiest
emptiest
guiltiest
heartiest
loftiest
lustiest
meatiest
mightiest
nastiest
naughtiest
nuttiest
prettiest
saltiest
sportiest
tastiest
wittiest

Synonyms and antonyms of dirtiest in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «DIRTIEST»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «dirtiest» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of dirtiest

Translation of «dirtiest» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DIRTIEST

Find out the translation of dirtiest to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of dirtiest from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «dirtiest» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

最脏
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

más sucio
570 millions of speakers

English

dirtiest
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

dirtiest
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أقذر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

грязное
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mais suja
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সমাজের কুৎসিততম দিকগুলো তুলে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Paling kotor
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

schmutzigsten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

汚い
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

더러운
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dirtyest
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bẩn nhất
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அசிங்கமான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डर्टीनेस्ट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kirli
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

più sporca
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

najbrudniejsze
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

брудне
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cea mai murdară
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βρώμικες
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vuilste
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

smutsigaste
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

skit
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of dirtiest

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DIRTIEST»

The term «dirtiest» is quite widely used and occupies the 47.669 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DIRTIEST» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about dirtiest

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4 QUOTES WITH «DIRTIEST»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word dirtiest.
1
Lois Capps
In reality drilling is the slowest, dirtiest, and most expensive way to solve our energy crisis.
2
Joseph Cummins
Herbert Hoover versus Al Smith in 1928 was one of the dirtiest elections in American history.
3
Karen Kingsbury
You need to get down among the people who are the dirtiest and dustiest, and the depravity, and you need to see Christ's light shining there.
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Nicholas Stern
If coal is going to be used, the only response - because it is the dirtiest of all fuels - is that we have to learn how to do carbon capture and storage and we have to learn how to do it quickly on a commercial scale.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DIRTIEST»

Discover the use of dirtiest in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to dirtiest and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Dirtiest Toilet Humor Book Ever
"The Dirtiest Toilet Humor Book Ever" is the most disgusting, crude book I have ever read. I am ashamed to say my son wrote this. Where did I go wrong?" --Mother of Author Michael Ryan, too embarrassed to give her name "I succeeded!
Michael Ryan, 2004
2
The Dirtiest Race in History: Ben Johnson, Carl Lewis and ...
A 2008 episode of the BBC Radio 4 series Archive Hour, about the 100m final in Seoul, and called 'The Dirtiest Race in History', provided a useful source of material, as well as a catchy title. In fact, that 'Dirtiest Race in History' claim was not ...
Richard Moore, 2013
3
The World's Dirtiest Machines
This book gives facts and figures on the dirtiest vehicles in the world, from garbage barges to dump trucks.
Jennifer Blizin Gillis, 2010
4
Mudslingers: The Twenty-Five Dirtiest Political Campaigns of ...
Explores the 25 most negative campaigns in American history, including key mayoral races, especially nasty gubernatorial contests, divisive runs for the U.S. Senate, and presidential mudslinging.
Kerwin C. Swint, 2008
5
Big Coal: Australia's Dirtiest Habit
Former lobbyist and political insider Guy Pearse, media and politics commentator David McKnight and environment writer Bob Burton cut through the spin to expose the underbelly of an industry whose power continues to soar while its expansion ...
Guy Pearse, Bob Burton, David McKnight, 2013
6
Naked Came the Stranger
Written by twenty-four reporters under the moniker of Penelope Ashe, Naked Came the Stranger was an attempt to produce the steamiest and most wildly over-the-top novel of all time—good writing be damned.
Penelope Ashe, Mike McGrady, 2012
7
The Dirtiest, Most Politically Incorrect Jokes Ever
A raucous volume of wholly irreverent jokes, organized under subjects ranging from lawyers and politicians to blondes and unfaithful husbands, features no-holds-barred gags that celebrate a total disregard for stoicism. Original.
Allan Pease, 2009
8
Hustler's Dirtiest Jokes
Larry Flynt. 39 A woman told her husband that he should experiment with eating her pussy because she'd heard it was a thrilling experience. The husband, who'd never done such a thing, went manfully to the task. The taste wasn't bad, but he ...
Larry Flynt, 2006
9
The Powers That Be: America's Dirtiest Secrets
The Powers That Be: Americas Dirtiest Secrets is the tell-all confession of the Master Spy, the man responsible for shaping world events for more than sixty years.
W. Caniano, 2007
10
Dirtiest Hair in the World
When Claire finally agrees to wash her dirty and unruly hair, her parents are surprised by the things that crawl, walk, fall, and fly out of her hair.
‎2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DIRTIEST»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term dirtiest is used in the context of the following news items.
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Is this the dirtiest game of football ever? - Daily Record & Sunday Mail
Is this the dirtiest game of football ever? Watch brutal highlights of Boca Juniors v River Plate WOMEN. 10:22, 8 July 2015; By Record Sport Online ... «Scottish Daily Record, Jul 15»
2
Your Phone Is the Dirtiest Thing You Own - Clapway
Even after a good hand wash, your hands are the dirtiest part of your body.Your phone is usually stored in your pocket or purse, kept warm and ... «Clapway, Jul 15»
3
Can we talk? Here's the conversation African Americans need to …
The dirtiest coal-fired power plants are disproportionately located in our communities—which is one reason our rates of asthma are 35 percent higher than ... «Grist, Jul 15»
4
George Osborne says money raised from road taxes will be used to …
Tax hike: From April 2017 people who buy the dirtiest gas guzzlers will see the. SHARE PICTURE. Copy link to paste in your message. +5. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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Oil and gas industry may one day reap a fracking whirlwind | The …
Denton's fracking ban galvanized communities to try to protect themselves from one of the world's dirtiest industries — not necessarily to ban ... «Fort Worth Star Telegram, Jul 15»
6
Goldman on the commodity/EM financing negative feedback loop …
Can China, one of the world's hungriest and dirtiest commodity consumers, defend the interests of commodity producers as well as developed ... «FT Alphaville, Jul 15»
7
Sierra Club takes to the air against San Juan power plant - The …
The Top Ten… for one of the dirtiest, most expensive forms of electricity. While other states are working on more affordable, renewable ... «Santa Fe New Mexican, Jul 15»
8
The Ashes: England exploit loose Aussie bowling | The Roar
The keeper watched as it floated between he and first slip Michael Clarke, who then shot him the dirtiest of glares. This time, Haddin's blunder ... «The Roar, Jul 15»
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Richard Moore: Here is what's bugging me ...
Most people think the dirtiest place in the home is the loo - it isn't. By Richard Moore. If you happen to be mysophobic, it may be better that you ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
10
San Antonio restaurant inspections Worst reports from January-June …
Here are all the food spots that made the dirtiest restaurant list so far in 2015. Photo By Google Maps Pro. Here are all the food spots that made ... «mySanAntonio.com, Jul 15»

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