Lengua inglesa
1 any unclean substance, eg mud or dust.
2 soil; earth.
3 a mixture of earth and cinders used to make road surfaces.
4 euphem excrement dog dirt .
5 colloq obscene speech or writing.
6 colloq spiteful gossip; scandal journalists desperate to get some dirt on him .
[13c in the form dritte : from Norse drit excrement]
eat dirt to submit to humiliation.
throw dirt to try to harm someone's reputation.
treat someone like dirt to treat them with no consideration or respect.

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