1. the state of being dirty with soot
Syn: ↑sootiness
Derivationally related forms: ↑sooty (for: ↑sootiness), ↑smutty
Hypernyms: ↑dirtiness, ↑uncleanness
2. obscenity in speech or writing
Syn: ↑dirtiness
Derivationally related forms: ↑dirty (for: ↑dirtiness), ↑smutty
Hypernyms: ↑obscenity, ↑lewdness, ↑bawdiness, ↑salaciousness, ↑salacity

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  • smuttiness — n. dirtiness, sootiness; obscenity, indecency; state of being affected by a plant disease characterized by the development of black powdery spots …   English contemporary dictionary

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