The condition or state of being dirty
He was delighted with the varied play of the waterfalls, but no glamour blinded him to the squalor of Swiss peasant life.
Beckwith visited the valleys, and was painfully struck by the squalor and ignorance of a people who had so glorious a past.
squalor of the place.
Throughout the city there is a marked absence of poverty and squalor.
But they are not to do with the existing degree of private affluence and public squalor.