1. [ noun ] (geology) the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
Synonyms: soil
Related terms: earth dust mud clay sand subsoil topsoil gumbo indurated_clay clunch laterite loess desert_soil regosol tundra_soil humus bole Indian_red caliche loam alluvial_soil mold fuller's_earth silt podzol prairie_soil till sedimentary_clay gilgai_soil bog_soil residual_soil wiesenboden marl
2. [ noun ] the state of being covered with unclean things
Synonyms: soil stain grime grease grunge filth
Related terms: dirtiness dirty lubricate
3. [ noun ] obscene terms for feces
Synonyms: shit turd poop shite crap
Related terms: fecal_matter obscenity defecate
4. [ adjective ] (of roads) not leveled or drained; unsuitable for all year travel
Synonyms: ungraded
Related terms: unimproved
5. [ adjective ] made of packed earth or gravel
Synonyms: gravel graveled

"a dirt road"

Related terms: unpaved
6. [ noun ] disgraceful gossip about the private lives of other people
Synonyms: scandal malicious_gossip
Related terms: gossip shock
Similar spelling:   dirty