Definition of Soily

1. a. Dirty; soiled.



Definition of Soily

1. Adjective. (obsolete) dirty; soiled ¹

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Definition of Soily

1. dirty [adj SOILIER, SOILIEST] - See also: dirty

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Soily

soilage
soilages
soilborne
soile
soiled
soilier
soiliest
soiliness
soiling
soilings
soilless
soillike
soils
soilure
soilures
soily (current term)
soiree
soiree musicale
soirees
soitenly
soixante-neuf
soja
soja bean
sojas
sojer
sojourn
sojourned
sojourner
sojourners
sojournest

Literary usage of Soily

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1. Forty Years' Researches in British and Saxon Burial Mounds of East Yorkshire by John Robert Mortimer (1905)
"460), shows the position of the grave and the relative distribution of the clay, sand, and soily matter composing the mound. "A" indicates the position of ..."

2. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1896)
"Just above the limit of glaciation a bed of brown soily substance, 10 to 15 feet thick, and strongly impregnated with humus, forms the surface ; the grains ..."

3. The Book of common prayer: And Administration of the Sacraments, and Other by Church of England (1815)
"... the time of pestilence, or oilier infectious sickness) exhort their Parishioners to the often receiving of the holy Communion of the soily and Blood of ..."

4. The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by Isaac Smith Homans, William Buck Dana (1842)
"... remarks on the writings of Cowper, and on the beauties of his character, never before published. 17.— Universal Index, and Every soily't Own Book. ..."

5. Report of the Annual Meeting (1880)
"I 30 soily clay Gravel ;md sand . Clay . . . 6 0 15 0 ft. in 16 0 Gravel and sand (water) Sandy clay Sand and gravel . Strong clay Sandy gravel 79 0 16 15 6 ..."

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