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grime

noun

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foul matter that mars the purity or cleanliness of something
  • this new product really cuts through grime

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grime

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of grime (Entry 2 of 2)

to make dirty
  • countless hours of work were needed to clean the floors of the old warehouse that had been grimed from a century of use

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“Grime.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grime. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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