Definition of Soiled

1. Adjective. Soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime. "Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves"




Definition of Soiled

1. Verb. (past of soil) ¹

2. Adjective. dirty ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Soiled

1. soil [v] - See also: soil

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Soiled

soil scientist
soil series
soil stack
soil sterilant
soil sterilants
soil structure
soil suborder
soil surface
soil texture
soil value
soilable
soilage
soilages
soilborne
soile
soiled (current term)
soilier
soiliest
soiliness
soiling
soilings
soilless
soillike
soils
soilure
soilures
soily
soiree
soiree musicale
soirees

Literary usage of Soiled

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1. The Improved Housewife, Or, Book of Receipts: With Engravings for Marketing by A. L. Webster (1853)
"Make soiled and heavy feather beds clean and light thus:—dip ... Repeat it, if necessary The soiled part will be as clean as new. 713. ..."

2. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells, George Bliss, Samuel Kneeland, John Trowbridge, Charles Robert Cross (1856)
"Care must be had not to allow any linen to be washed which is soiled with the ... The process of maceration to which soiled clothes are usually subjected is ..."

3. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art. by David Ames Wells, George Bliss, Samuel Kneeland, John Trowbridge, Wm Ripley Nichols, Charles R Cross (1856)
"Care must be had not to allow any linen to be washed which is soiled with the ... The process of maceration to which soiled clothes are usually subjected is ..."

4. John L. Stoddard's Lectures by John Lawson Stoddard (1898)
"closer inspection to be a gray and melancholy waste of soiled canvas, seamed with patches. It is not, I am sure, an exaggeration to say that one-half of the ..."

5. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"... wliich seems to have been the ancestor of the present veil. The burse, which is simply a cover used to, keep the corporal from being soiled ..."

6. John L. Stoddard's Lectures by John Lawson Stoddard (1898)
"closer inspection to be a gray and melancholy waste of soiled canvas, seamed with patches. It is not, I am sure, an exaggeration to say that one-half of the ..."

7. Galateo: Or, A Treatise on Politeness and Delicacy of Manners by Giovanni Della Casa (1811)
"... A soiled Fowl. a Of a fowl, the prime parts are the wings, breast, and merry-thought, and next to these the neck-bones and side-bones; ..."

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