dirty-minded

[ dur-tee-mahyn-did ]
/ ˈdɜr tiˈmaɪn dɪd /

adjective

tending to have vulgar, obscene, or lewd thoughts, interpretations, etc.

QUIZZES

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PUNCTUATION QUIZ

Punctuation marks help make writing easy to read and understand. Some of the most important ones are the period (.), comma (,), question mark (?), and exclamation point (!). How well do you know how to use them? Find out in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
Which punctuation mark is best for this sentence? "Can I watch a movie __"

Origin of dirty-minded

First recorded in 1885–90
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for dirty-minded

  • “I was a dirty-minded child with a religious streak,” he tells us early on.

    A Writer's Inner Demons|Allen Barra|September 20, 2010|DAILY BEAST
  • "Bindle, you're a dirty-minded beast," retorted Mrs. Bindle, snapping her jaws viciously.

    Adventures of Bindle|Herbert George Jenkins
  • A man couldn't do a woman a good turn without the dirty-minded blackguards taking it for granted there was something between them.