adjective dirt·en \ˈdərtən\

Definition of dirten

  1. 1 dialectal, England :  dirty, filthy

  2. 2 dialectal, England :  made of dirt

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Origin and Etymology of dirten

in sense 1, alteration of Middle English driten, from Old English, past participle of drītan to defecate — more at dirt; in sense 2, from 1dirt + -en (as in earthen)

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to criticize severely

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