dirty water


dirty water
green or muddy water with highly reduced visibility; an angling term

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Dirty Water — For other uses, see Dirty Water (disambiguation). Dirty Water Single by The Standells from the album Dirty Water …   Wikipedia

  • Dirty Water (disambiguation) — Dirty Water could refer to: Dirty Water , a 1966 single by The Standells Dirty Water Club, a London garage rock nightclub Dirty Water , a hit improvised comedy based in Chicago; produced by Wicked Good Productions. Dirty Water (The Blackeyed… …   Wikipedia

  • Dirty Water (The Blackeyed Susans song) — Dirty Water Single by The Blackeyed Susans from the album All Souls Alive Released …   Wikipedia

  • Dirty Water Club — The Dirty Water Club was a long running (in a town where most tend to be short lived) London club night featuring bands influenced by 1960s garage punk. It was named after The Standells 1966 hit single Dirty Water . The club night started in… …   Wikipedia

  • Dirty Water Records — infobox record label name = Dirty Water Records image bg = white parent = Independent founded = 2007 founder = Paul Manchester, PJ Crittenden, Diego Dominguez distributor = Cargo Distribution (UK) genre = Garage Rock country = England location =… …   Wikipedia

  • Dirty Water (Blackeyed Susans single) — Infobox Single Name = Dirty Water Caption = Artist = The Blackeyed Susans from Album = All Souls Alive A side = Dirty Water B side = Released = July, 1994 Format = Recorded = Fortissimo Studios July, 1993 Genre = Rock / Folk rock Length = 18:45… …   Wikipedia

  • dirty water will quench fire — Mainly used to mean that a man’s lust can be satisfied by any woman, however loose or ugly. 1546 J. HEYWOOD Dialogue of Proverbs I. V. B2 As this prouerbe saieth, for quench yng hot desire, Foul water as soone as fayre, wyl quenche hot fire. 1796 …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • don’t throw out your dirty water until you get in fresh — c 1475 in Modern Philology (1940) XXXVIII. 121 He ys a fole that castith a way his olde water or he have new. 1623 W. PAINTER Palace of Pleasure C4v The wise prouerbe wish all men to saue Their foule water vntill they fayrer haue. 1710 S. PALMER… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Water privatization — is a short hand for private sector participation in the provision of water services and sanitation, although more rarely it refers to privatization of water resources themselves. Because water services are seen as such a key public service,… …   Wikipedia

  • Dirty — Dirt y, a. [Compar. {Dirtier}; superl. {Dirtiest}.] 1. Defiled with dirt; foul; nasty; filthy; not clean or pure; serving to defile; as, dirty hands; dirty water; a dirty white. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. Sullied; clouded; applied to color. Locke …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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