dirty-minded

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

adjective

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

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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.