adjective. ['ənˈkliːn'] soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime.
Words that Rhyme with Unclean
Example sentences of the word unclean
Do not use your left hand because it is considered unclean.
Quotes containing the word unclean
1. If a work of art is rich and vital and complete, those who have artistic instincts will see its beauty, and those to whom ethics appeal more strongly than aesthetics will see its moral lesson. It will fill the cowardly with terror, and the unclean will see in it their own shame.
- Oscar Wilde
2. It makes me happier, more secure, to think that I do not have to plan and manage everything for myself, that I am only a sword made sharp to smite the unclean forces, an enchanted sword to cleave and disperse them.Grant, O Lord, that I may not break as I strike! Let me not fall from Thy hand!
- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
adjective. ['ənˈkliːn'] having a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws.