Filthiness Filth"i*ness, n. 1. The state of being filthy. [1913 Webster]

Let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit. --2 Cor. vii. 1. [1913 Webster]

2. That which is filthy, or makes filthy; foulness; nastiness; corruption; pollution; impurity. [1913 Webster]

Carry forth the filthiness out of the holy place. --2 Chron. xxix. 5. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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