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noun as in dirty state

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Your foulness no longer surprises you, but you have realized its power when you encounter clean soldiers and you both recoil.

This resembled the old bilge-water of a ship for foulness, but both men and oxen drank of it with avidity.

Though dogs I never did care for keeping, because it goes with drinking, foulness, and buffoonery!

Howard shut himself up in the cell and bore its darkness and foulness till nature could bear no more.

Milton makes his fiends too noble, and misses the foulness, inconstancy, and fury of wickedness.

The first day, in spite of the cell's foulness, I laughed secretly at jailers and felt at peace, holding the world at bay.

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On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to foulness, such as: bawdiness, coarseness, dirtiness, filthiness, indecency, and lewdness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.