What does the word nasty mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Nastiness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Nastily.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Filthy; indecent.

Usage examples for nasty

  1. Only nasty little girls would do it, I think. – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  2. " Give your orders," said Mr. Gibbs, in a nasty voice. – Ship's Company, The Entire Collection by W.W. Jacobs
  3. She was bright and smiling, and had a thousand things to tell him about what her mamma said, and how mamma hoped that the nasty pipe would be altered and never ought to have been there; and how she was coming after tea to talk to him, and how she herself, Priscilla, had got a plan. – The Revolution in Tanner's Lane by Mark Rutherford