Synonyms and Antonyms of dirt
the loose surface material in which plants naturally grow
- Dig into the dirt to a depth of about three inches.
blackland, clay, kaolin, muck, mud
dust, gravel, sand
humus, loam, topsoil
alluvium, colluvium, detritus, loess, marl, sediment, shingle, silt
the solid part of our planet's surface as distinguished from the sea and air
- He tripped and planted his face in the dirt.
foul matter that mars the purity or cleanliness of something
- There's some dirt on your shoes.
scum, sewage, sewerage, slime, sludge, swill
dross, garbage, junk, litter, refuse, rubbish, scrap, trash, waste
solid matter discharged from an animal's alimentary canal
- Tread carefully, as there's cow dirt all over the pasture.