Synonyms of soil in English

: soil1soil2

soil1


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noun

1‘blueberries need very acid soil’

SYNONYMS

earth, loam, sod, ground, dirt, clay, turf, topsoil, mould, humus, marl, dust

2‘the existence of American bases on British soil’

SYNONYMS

territory, land, space, terra firma

domain, dominion, orbit, jurisdiction, region, country


Synonyms of soil in English

: soil1soil2

soil2


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verb

1‘he might soil his expensive suit’

SYNONYMS

dirty, get dirty, make dirty, get filthy, make filthy, blacken, grime, begrime, stain, muddy, splash, spot, spatter, splatter, smear, smudge, sully, spoil, defile, pollute, contaminate, foul, befoul

informal make mucky, muck up

ANTONYMS

keep clean, clean

2‘the reputation of the company is being soiled by sinister elements’

SYNONYMS

damage, sully, injure, stain, blacken, tarnish, taint, besmirch, blemish, defile, blot, smear, bring discredit to, dishonour, drag through the mud