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Meaning of "do the dirty on" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DO THE DIRTY ON

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DO THE DIRTY ON

do one´s nana
do one´s nut
do one´s stuff
do oneself justice
do or die
do out
do over
do someone dirt
do someone proud
do the business
do the honours
do the lolly
do the necessary
do the needful
do the trick
do to death
do up
do violence to
do well for oneself
do with

WORDS THAT END LIKE DO THE DIRTY ON

a shoulder to cry on
be dirty on
carry on
go easy on
have a derry on
have pity on
heavy on
lay on
play on
put money on
try on

Synonyms and antonyms of do the dirty on in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «do the dirty on» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DO THE DIRTY ON

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

Translator English - Chinese

做肮脏
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hacer lo sucio en
570 millions of speakers

English

do the dirty on
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पर गंदा करना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لا القذرة على
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

сделатьгрязный на
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fazer o sujo no
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নোংরা কাজ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

faire le sale sur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Buat yang kotor
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

anscheißen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

上の汚れを行う
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

에 더러운 을
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nglakoni reged ing
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

làm bẩn trên
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அழுக்கு மீது செய்ய
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गलिच्छ वर करू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kirli yap
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fare lo sporco
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zrobićzabrudzona
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

зробити брудний на
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

face murdar pe
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κάνει τη βρώμικη στις
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

doen die vuil op
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gör det smutsiga på
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gjøre det skitne på
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of do the dirty on

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DO THE DIRTY ON»

The term «do the dirty on» is normally little used and occupies the 112.557 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DO THE DIRTY ON» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about do the dirty on

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DO THE DIRTY ON»

Discover the use of do the dirty on in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to do the dirty on and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Cassell's Dictionary of Slang
dirtie, dirty, a weekend of sex with one's girlfriend, i.e. a 'dirty weekend'; Current Slang IV (1970) suggests 'applies only to girls'] do the dirty on v. see DO SOMEONE THE DIRTY v. do the do v.' [1990s+] (US Black) to pass time. do the do v.2 ...
Jonathon Green, 2005
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A Collection of Confusible Phrases
... well do something out of hand do something out of turn do something over do something up do that small thing (little thing) do the block (do one 's block) do the business (do business) do the dirties with someone do the dirty on someone (do  ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2004
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A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms ...
I don't plan on doing the dirties with him. do the dirty on someone—(coll.) do smth . bad and unfair to a person (also: do dirt to someone): The Germans have been “ doing the dirty” on us by donning khaki and kilts to approach our trenches. do ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2010
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Untitled
your dirty work for you. . do the dirty on sb uk informal to behave unfairly towards someone, usually without their knowledge: He can't forgive her for doing the dirty on him and having an affair with his best friend. . give sb a dirty look to look at ...
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Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms
1914 P. G. Wodehouse The Man Upstairs A conviction began to steal over him that some game was afoot which he did not understand, that—in a word—there was dirty work at the crossroads. do the dirty on someone cheat or betray someone.
John Ayto, 2010
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Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary
your dirty work for you. • do the dirty on sb UK informal to behave unfairly towards someone, usually without their knowledge: He can 't forgive her for doing the dirty on him and having an affair with his best friend. • give sb a dirty look to look at ...
‎2008
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Dictionary of Americanisms, Briticisms, Canadianisms and ...
/Am., Aus. air/do one's dirty laundry/linen (in public)/talkabout private matters. dirty/ do the dirty on sb. Br., Aus. col. behave unfairly. dirty up Am. col. make smth. very dirty: You've dirtied up your dress in that mud! Longman. dirty great/big Br. col.
V. S. Matyushenkov, 2010
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Chambers Idioms
wrong action on behalf of (someone else): He wanted me to do his dirty work for him. do the dirty on (sl) to play an unpleasant, mean trick on: He began to realize that they had done the dirty on him and left him to pay the bill. wash one's dirty ...
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Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang
W. HAGGARD Dotties could do you dirt; they could remark. . . in public, that. . .you were living with the curate (1959). dirty noun 1 to do the dirty on Brit To play a mean trick on. 1914–. G. KERSH It took me to do the dirty on him (1942). adverb 2 ...
John Ayto, John Simpson, 2010
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms
wrong action on behalf of (someone else): He wanted me to do his dirty work for him. do the dirty on (si) to play an unpleasant, mean trick on: He began to realize that they had done the dirty on him and left him to pay the bill. wash one's dirty ...
Elizabeth McLaren Kirkpatrick, C. M. Schwarz, 1993

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DO THE DIRTY ON»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term do the dirty on is used in the context of the following news items.
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Always an Intern, Never an Employee
Having hired him on a whim in a coffee shop, Bloom had previously roped Rick in to do the dirty on more than one occasion, perpetually going ... «Huffington Post, Jun 15»
2
The Lurker: Fifita demoted, Robson to retire and DCE lets Henry down
I got a good laugh out of this Cherry-Evans diary but I'm not sure Gold Coast will see the funny side should DCE do the dirty on them. They'll be especially ... «Sportal.com.au, May 15»
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Five football Judas figures even Jesus couldn't forgive
Despite maintaining he would never do the dirty on the club who made him a professional, the defender committed the cardinal sin of leaving Spurs for the ... «JOE.co.uk, Apr 15»
4
Coronation Street Spoilers: Carla Connor & Nick Tilsley to date?
... Peter, who she ended up marrying after their affair was exposed, only for him to do the dirty on her with local barmaid, Tina McIntyre, who he ... «Unreality TV, Mar 15»
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Fear, Whiskey and Punk Rock: The Story Behind the Kick-Ass …
... have been more cautious with someone who was making a film about us. But I had this feeling that he wasn't going to do the dirty on us." ... «RollingStone.com, Mar 15»
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Ed Miliband's indecent SNP proposal
... Britain to those who would see it broken up in a heartbeat, with the same callousness that enabled him to do the dirty on his brother David. «The Commentator, Mar 15»
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Danny Swanson: I thought Dundee United would hit skids after …
But while full of respect for his old club, the wideman, on loan from Coventry at St Johnstone, won't hesitate to do the dirty on them in today's ... «Scottish Daily Record, Feb 15»
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NRL off-contract players: Greg Inglis wants to finish his NRL career …
I'm not a Souths supporter - but he'll not do the dirty on them imho, He may go to union though. FlagShare. 2 Luis Andrew LikeReply. mark 5pts ... «Courier Mail, Feb 15»
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'Jason can't hold back when he sees Eva and Tony together …
Does Jason honestly believe that his dad and girlfriend would do the dirty on him? “Jason has always felt a bit threatened by his dad around ... «What's On TV, Feb 15»
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Coronation Street's Ryan Thomas says Jason Grimshaw will be …
Does he honestly believe that his dad and girlfriend would do the dirty on him? I think Jason has always felt a little bit threatened by his dad ... «Unreality TV, Feb 15»

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