10 Definitions of Soil
The meaning of the word soil, the definition of Soil:
n. - The upper stratum of the earth; the mold, or that compound substance which furnishes nutriment to plants, or which is particularly adapted to support and nourish them.
n. - Land; country.
n. - Dung; faeces; compost; manure; as, night soil.
n. - A marshy or miry place to which a hunted boar resorts for refuge; hence, a wet place, stream, or tract of water, sought for by other game, as deer.
n. - To make dirty or unclean on the surface; to foul; to dirty; to defile; as, to soil a garment with dust.
n. - To stain or mar, as with infamy or disgrace; to tarnish; to sully.
n. - That which soils or pollutes; a soiled place; spot; stain.
v. t. - To feed, as cattle or horses, in the barn or an inclosure, with fresh grass or green food cut for them, instead of sending them out to pasture; hence (such food having the effect of purging them), to purge by feeding on green food; as, to soil a horse.
v. t. - To enrich with soil or muck; to manure.
v. i. - To become soiled; as, light colors soil sooner than dark ones.
The word "soil" uses 4 letters: I L O S
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Words formed by adding one letter before or after soil, or to soil in any order:
b - boils c - coils d - diols idols lidos sloid soldi solid e - solei f - filos foils k - kilos m - limos milos moils smilo n - linos lions loins noils o - olios p - polis spoil r - loris roils s - silos soils t - toils u - louis v - viols
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