Thesaurus / grime
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
So if you’re steaming a surface in order to clean it, even though it looks like the grime may have just disappeared, it hasn’t.
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Inly wondering why any one should wish to conceal such a trifle, I drew it forth, rubbing the grime and dust from it as I did so.
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
The students brought candles by which to study until it became light, and the roof was soon black with the grime and smoke.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
They presented an uncouth spectacle bedraggled as they were with grime and dirty water.
SPACEWRECKED ON VENUSNEIL R. JONES
A cinder stung her face, and when she lifted her hand to the spot, she saw that her glove was black with grime.
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
But he was covered with grime and dust and his clothing was torn and streaked with blood.
THE SECRET WITNESSGEORGE GIBBS
She had hardly finished washing coal-grime and cracked cornmeal from her hands, when Paul's call sounded in front.
WORDS RELATED TO GRIME
- foul matter
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