smutty

[ smuht-ee ]SEE DEFINITION OF smutty

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SMUTTY

Smutty enough we found the reeking pit, as we inhaled the stifling, close atmosphere.

Counting Malaga, a little islet attached to Smutty Nose by a breakwater, and there are eight islands in the cluster.

Connected with Smutty Nose by a stone-wall there is another little bit of island, called Malaga.

The site has Smutty Nose and Star opposite, with a road (that is, a water-road) between, varying from half a mile to a mile.

About eleven o'clock, Mr. Thaxter took me over to Smutty Nose in his dory.

Smutty Nose, the most verdant of the islands, was one of the earliest settled.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, "soiled with smut" (of grain); 1660s, "indecent," from smut + -y (2). Related: Smuttily; smuttiness. Smutty-nosed in ornithology means "having black nostrils."

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