Definition of dirt:
bull, crud, dope, damn, clay, diddly, diddlysquat, dirty word, bastard, ninny, filth, whoreson, smear, filthiness, blot, dust, foulness, slander, territory, raunch, decent, scatology, stigma, brand, ground, shit, prick, abuse, turd, nincompoop, son of a bitch, quarter, bawdry, trash, dump, unimproved, squat, vulgarity, darn, soil, jack, diddly-squat, clean, crap, tinker's dam, nastiness, grunge, doodly-squat, graveled, dickhead, diddly-shit, shucks, asshole, vulgarism, smut, grime, poop, diddley, low-down, grease, hurt, bullshit, lubricating oil, stern, ribaldry, malicious gossip, earth, gravel, smirch, shite, unranked, muck, spot, discoloration, after part, tinker's damn, discolouration, loam, dogshit, unpaved, unordered, the skinny, deceive, profanity, scandal, cocksucker, ungraded, cheat, diddlyshit, hoot, tail, skank, red cent, mark, horseshit, outrage, land, stain, obscenity.
He drew the article forth curiously, and looked at it under the glow of the electric light- it was a small silver handled pen- knife, such as a lady might carry, a rather strange thing to be discovered in a dirt alley back of Wray Street.- "The Case and The Girl", Randall Parrish.
- "King--of the Khyber Rifles", Talbot Mundy.
- "Maggie: A Girl of the Streets", Stephen Crane.