(Mining) The gravel, soil, etc. from which gold is separated by washing or panning
The definition of loam is rich soil with clay, organic matter and sand.
(Firearms, informal) a clay pigeon
To overindulge so as to cause to demand or expect too much
To lower in character, quality, or value; degrade.
(Astronomy) Similar to the planet earth in size or composition:
Free from foreign matter or pollution; unadulterated:
To cause to sink into mud.
To darken; obscure; threaten
To denigrate is to belittle or attack someone's reputation.
The loose top layer of the Earth's surface, consisting of rock and mineral particles mixed with decayed organic matter (humus), and capable of retaining water, providing nutrients for plants, and supporting a wide range of biotic communities. Soil is formed by a combination of depositional, chemical, and biological processes and plays an important role in the carbon, nitrogen, and hydrologic cycles. Soil types vary widely from one region to another, depending on the type of bedrock they overlie and the climate in which they form. In wet and humid regions, for example, soils tend to be thicker than they do in dry regions.
(Usually capitalized) Soil that has a well-differentiated profile, with the three types or horizons of soil.
Any specified area or region
To lower in quality or value; make inferior or less valuable:
Elements: The Earth is made up of iron, oxygen, silicon, magnesium, sulfur, calcium, aluminum and other trace elements.
To dirty is to cause something to become unclean or impure.
Disgrace is defined as to shame or dishonor.
To utter or spread slander.
Influenced by the soil rather than by the climate.
The excrement of animals.
Waste matter from the bowels; feces
The soil of the earth; earth; land
The definition of humus is partially decomposed organic matter.
The definition of land is the part of the surface of the Earth that is solid ground and not water.
The definition of manure is animal excrement that is used to fertilize.
Any of various other saprophytic or parasitic organisms that resemble fungi, such as slime molds or water molds.
Material with similar physical characteristics, whatever its origins or transport.
To cover with grime; make dirty; soil
To make dirty; soil.
To make black; darken
To stain (a reputation); disgrace
(Linguistics) To influence the semantic properties or phonological form of (a word or phrase); blend with:
To profane or sully (a reputation, for example).
(Hunting) To make (a scent, trail, etc.) confused, as by recrossing, in order to balk the pursuers
To remove muck or dirt from (a mine, for example).
To cover or soil with or as with mud; muddy
To cover with reproach or ignominy; to dishonour; to disgrace.
To make a smear with
To affect (a plant) with smut fungus.
A black, powdery substance that consists mainly of carbon and is formed through the incomplete combustion of wood, coal, diesel oil, or other materials. Because it absorbs energy from sunlight rather than reflecting it, soot is believed to be a cause of global warming, especially when it settles on snow and ice, reducing their reflectivity. Soot particles in the air are a contributing factor in respiratory diseases.
Taint is defined as to make something decay or cause it to be impure.
To cast aspersions upon; speak badly of.
To polish with blacking
To make dirty, especially in one small area:
To make dirty; smudge
Something that pollutes; a pollutant or a group of pollutants:
To strike or land on in a dispersed way:
To waste, spoil, or consume; to make worthless.
(Computers) To become transmitted to and copied on (a hard drive, for example). Used of a virus or other harmful software.
The definition of attack is to make an attempt to hurt someone or something (physically or verbally), to destroy someone or something, to impact someone or something in a dangerous manner, or to forcibly take someone or something.
(Slang) Something, such as money or influence, that facilitates the attainment of an object or a desire:
Rock music that incorporates elements of punk rock and heavy metal, often expressing a bleak or nihilistic outlook.
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