grime
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ɡɹaɪm/
Noun

grime (uncountable)

  1. Dirt, grease, soot, etc. that is ingrained and difficult to remove.
    Underneath all that soot, dirt and grime is the true beauty of the church in soft shades of sandstone.
  2. (music) A genre of urban music that emerged in London, England, in the early 2000s, primarily a development of UK garage, dancehall, and hip hop.
Translations Translations
  • Portuguese: grime
Verb

grime (grimes, present participle griming; past and past participle grimed)

  1. To begrime; to cake with dirt.

Grime
Proper noun
  1. Surname, probably derived from Old Norse grimr or grimmr



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