Dirt·y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dirtied p. pr. & vb. n. Dirtying.]
1. To foul; to make filthy; to soil; as, to dirty the clothes or hands.
2. To tarnish; to sully; to scandalize; -- said of reputation, character, etc.
n : the act of soiling something [syn: soiling, soilure]