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2 definitions found
 for filthiness
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Filthiness \Filth"i*ness\, n.
     1. The state of being filthy.
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              Let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the
              flesh and spirit.                     --2 Cor. vii.
                                                    1.
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     2. That which is filthy, or makes filthy; foulness;
        nastiness; corruption; pollution; impurity.
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              Carry forth the filthiness out of the holy place.
                                                    --2 Chron.
                                                    xxix. 5.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  filthiness
      n 1: a state characterized by foul or disgusting dirt and refuse
           [syn: filth, filthiness, foulness, nastiness]
      2: moral corruption or pollution; "this deformity and filthiness
         of sin"

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