English adjective: unclean
|1.||unclean soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime|
|Samples||Dirty unswept sidewalks.|
A child in dirty overalls.
Piles of dirty dishes.
Put his dirty feet on the clean sheet.
Wore an unclean shirt.
Mining is a dirty job.
Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves.
|Similar||Augean, bedraggled, befouled, begrimed, black, buggy, cobwebby, dingy, dirty-faced, draggled, feculent, filthy, flyblown, foul, fouled, greasy, grimy, grubby, grungy, lousy, maculate, mucky, muddy, nasty, oily, ratty, raunchy, scummy, smudgy, smutty, snot-nosed, snotty, sooty, sordid, squalid, travel-soiled, travel-stained, uncleanly, unswept, unwashed|
|2.||unclean having a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws|
And the swine...is unclean to you.
|Similar||nonkosher, terefah, tref, untouchable|
|Domain category||faith, religion, religious belief|