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schmutzy

[shmoo t-see]
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adjective, schmutz·i·er, schmutz·i·est.
  1. Slang. dirty; grimy.
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Also schmutz·ig [shmoo t-sik, -sig] /ˈʃmʊt sɪk, -sɪg/.

Origin of schmutzy

1965–70; schmutz + -y1, as translation of Yiddish shmutsik or German schmutzig
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