Examples of grimy in a Sentence
this mirror is so grimy you can barely see your reflection in it
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Yay for math, boo for your grimy mitts on the dessert.
The homeless man’s hangout had until recently been a grimy bus bench across the street from Disneyland.
Customers now have to find their way through the grimy courtyard of a six-story apartment block, piled with debris and garbage.
The homeless man’s hangout in Anaheim had until recently been a grimy bus bench across the street from Disneyland.
Its countless sins of lying, conflict of interest, shady business transactions, character assassination, and so much else assures it a place in history as a uniquely grimy Administration.
Gabriel Ulung Wicaksono A standing body of water in which countless people can submerge their grimy bodies, pools are objectively a little gross.
Inspectors found grimy toys, dirty carpets, a filthy kitchen and too few teachers.
Immigrants enrich every square inch of Chicago's food culture—including my grimy little kitchen.
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First Known Use of grimy
Synonymsbedraggled, befouled, begrimed, bemired, besmirched, black, blackened, cruddy, dingy, draggled, dusty, filthy, foul, dirty, grotty [chiefly British], grubby, grungy, mucky, muddy, nasty, smudged, smutty, soiled, sordid, stained, sullied, unclean, uncleanly
Antonymsclean, cleanly, immaculate, spick-and-span (or spic-and-span), spotless, stainless, ultraclean, unsoiled, unstained, unsullied
Related Wordscontaminated, defiled, germy, impure, polluted, tainted; insanitary, uncleaned, unsanitary, unsterile, unsterilized, unwashed; greasy, gunky; chaotic, cluttered, confused, disarranged, disarrayed, disheveled (or dishevelled), disordered, jumbled, littered, messed, messy, muddled, mussed, mussy, rumpled, scruffy, sloppy, slovenly, unkempt, untidy; raunchy, scuzzy [slang], shabby, skanky [slang], sleazy, squalid; collied [chiefly British dialect], crocked [dialect], fuliginous, sooty
Near Antonymsclear, limpid, pure; cleaned, cleansed, combed, groomed, neat, ordered, orderly, tidy; bleached, purified, whitened; bright, flawless, perfect, shiny, sparkling, unspotted, untouched; taintless, unblemished, undefiled, unpolluted, untainted, virgin, wholesome
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