unwashed


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Related to unwashed: rabble, unwashed masses
  • adj

Synonyms for unwashed

lacking high station or birth

Synonyms for unwashed

of or associated with the great masses of people

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not cleaned with or as if with soap and water

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References in classic literature ?
He was remarkable for the poverty, not to say uncleanliness, of his personal appearance: the sleeves of his overcoat were greasy; his dirty waistcoat, buttoned up to his neck, showed not a trace of linen; a filthy black silk scarf, twisted till it resembled a cord, was round his neck, and his hands were unwashed.
The kitchen is now speckless, not an unwashed platter in sight, unless you look beneath the table.
The society is - er - not congenial - I allude of course to our hosts - and the attentions of these unwashed, and I am afraid I must say unclothed, ladies of dusky complexion is to say the least of it embarrassing.
Me talk," spoke up a fat and filthy savage whose hairy chest was caked with the unwashed dirt of years.
He could see only the littered writing-table, the empty space where the type-writer had stood, and the unwashed window-pane.
With this reply Old Sharon held out his unwashed hand across the rickety ink-splashed table at which he was sitting.
Whoever crosses a river with hands unwashed of wickedness, the gods are angry with him and bring trouble upon him afterwards.
I am Buckingham," growled a burly, unwashed brute, swaggering truculently before me.
Dirty finger-prints were on the hall-windows, flue and rubbish on its unwashed boards.
Laura Lean Jibbey, peanut brittle, a little almond cream on the neck muscles, dishes unwashed, half an hour's talk with the iceman, reading a package of old letters, a couple of pickles and two bottles of malt extract, one hour peeking through a hole in the window shade into the flat across the air-shaft--that's about all there is to it.
When driven with his mates to the new owners' camp, Buck saw a slipshod and slovenly affair, tent half stretched, dishes unwashed, everything in disorder; also, he saw a woman.
We are of the unwashed, but with this difference: our brains are of the best, and we have no foolish ethical nor social scruples.
His enormous and unwashed countenance flamed red in the muddy stretch of the street.
Bleary unwashed faces were turned to his direction.
It goes rather hard with you, indeed,' said the fellow, as the stranger disclosed his haggard unwashed face, and torn clothes.