- My children think that work is a dirty word!
- It is dangerous to drive with a dirty windshield.
- They refused to go on a picnic on such a dirty day.
- He finds his wife has deserted him and with a dirty lowlife too.
- He wroth off a dirty kind of life by killing himself.
- a dirty fighter; used foul means to gain power; a nasty unsporting serve; fined for unsportsmanlike behavior.