Russian English Dictionary

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грязь in English:

1. dirt dirt


Did you find any dirt on him? "No, he's clean as a whistle."
When Mary was a child, her family was dirt poor.
You have dirt under your fingernails.
He picked up a handful of dirt and threw it at them.
My hands are dirty.
Also my bedding got dirt on it.
After cleaning the windows, there always seems to be a visible trace of dirt.
If you take your shoes off before coming into the house you won't bring in any dirt from your shoes.
Taro had to eat dirt and resigned.
They not only washed off the sweat, dirt and cares of the day in the hot water, but also enjoyed gossiping about everyday affairs.
Moreover, what's on the bottom of the memo isn't dirt but a ... b-blood seal!?
This is the family dirt and it should be kept within the family.
His room was full of dirt and cigarette ends.
He was a pitiable spectacle of neglect and wretchedness as he sat there on an upturned pail, eating his bread and cheese with fingers that, like his clothing, were grimed with paint and dirt.

English word "грязь"(dirt) occurs in sets:

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2. mess mess


It's a complete mess, and it's getting on my nerves.
We wouldn't be in this mess if you'd just done what I told you.
If you mess with drugs, you're asking for trouble.
*lippy and messy
The situation in Kyrgyzstan is a real mess.
There's no need to tell on him and mess up their marriage.
If we all pull together we should be able to get the country out of the mess it's in.
If rain was enough to get phone-lines crossed then Japan would be in a right mess, wouldn't it?
I would hate to see him mess up one of his butterfly knife tricks.
Is there really any guy who has such a sad face when they mess up?
It took several hours to clear the mess left from the wreck of the truck and several cars.
A mess this is a state in which no order.
Sorry - the place is a bit of a mess. When I got home, the house was a complete mess. The burglars left the house in an awful mess. You can make cookies if you promise not to MAKE a mess in the kitchen.
Lanes in both directions are closed at the moment while police try to clear up the mess.
A disorderly/dirty state/thing. Sb is a mess: his life is in a state of confusion or disorganization. Also an untidy jumble of things. Can mean ‘trouble or an unpleasant situation.’ Mess UP: ‘to make sth dirty/untidy’ & ‘to ruin sth’/‘to make sth fail.’