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Definitions of soil:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To become stained or dirty.

part of speech: noun

Dirt: dung: foulness: a spot or stain.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To take a soil: to tarnish.

part of speech: noun

The ground: the mould on the surface of the earth which nourishes plants: country.

part of speech: noun

Filth; any foul matter upon another substance; a stain; dung; tarnish.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make dirty; stain; as, to soil the hands.

part of speech: verb

To defile; to polute; to dirty; to besmear; to bedaub.

part of speech: noun

The upper stratum of the earth; mould; land.

part of speech: verb

In agri., to feed cattle with green food in the stall.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make dirty: to stain: to manure.

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To lift the voice in song; to utter musical rhythmical sounds; make a shrill or humming noise; as, a flying arrow sings; celebrate some event in verse or poetry; as, he sang of the deeds of Aeneas; to make pleasant, musical sounds; as, the brook sings merrily. ...

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