Synonyms of unclean in English:

unclean


See definition of unclean

adjective

1‘they were charged with carrying on a food business in unclean premises’

SYNONYMS

dirty, filthy, grubby, grimy, mucky, fouled, foul, impure, adulterated, tainted, tarnished, stained, soiled, begrimed, smeared, unwashed

dusty, sooty, muddy, scummy

polluted, contaminated, infected, insanitary, unhygienic, unhealthy, germ-ridden, germy, disease-ridden, septic

informal yucky, cruddy, icky

British informal manky, grotty, gungy

NZ Australian informal scungy

archaic uncleanly

literary besmirched

rare feculent

ANTONYMS

clean

2‘sex was considered to be naughty or unclean’

SYNONYMS

sinful, immoral, bad, wicked, evil, corrupt, impure, sullied, unwholesome, sordid, disgusting, debased, degenerate, depraved, licentious, lewd, unchaste, lustful

archaic uncleanly

ANTONYMS

pure

3‘pork is an unclean meat for Muslims’

SYNONYMS

impure

forbidden

ANTONYMS

halal, kosher