dirty laundry

noun

Definition of dirty laundry

  1. :  private matters whose public exposure brings distress and embarrassment —called also dirty linen

Examples of dirty laundry in a sentence

  1. The company is trying to keep its dirty laundry from being aired in public.

1967

First Known Use of dirty laundry

1967


DIRTY LAUNDRY Defined for English Language Learners

dirty laundry

noun

Definition of dirty laundry for English Language Learners

  • : private information that causes shame and embarrassment when it is made public


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