What is another word for unclean?

515 synonyms found


[ ʌnklˈiːn], [ ʌnklˈiːn], [ ʌ_n_k_l_ˈiː_n]

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How to use "Unclean" in context?

Most people would say that the word "unclean" has a negative connotation. To many people, it conjures up images of germs, dirt, and viruses. But the word "unclean" has a sweeping range of meanings that go far beyond these images.

In biblical terms, "unclean" means that something is not suitable for use in a religious ritual. In ancient cultures, "unclean" meant that something was not of proper quality or status. And in modern day English, "unclean" is used to describe things that make you feel unclean or uncomfortable.

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