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Meaning & Definition of Soil in English

English

Soil

/sɔɪl/

noun

1. The state of being covered with unclean things

    synonym:
  • dirt
  • ,
  • filth
  • ,
  • grime
  • ,
  • soil
  • ,
  • stain
  • ,
  • grease
  • ,
  • grunge

2. The part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock

    synonym:
  • soil
  • ,
  • dirt

3. Material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)

  • "The land had never been plowed"
  • "Good agricultural soil"
    synonym:
  • land
  • ,
  • ground
  • ,
  • soil

4. The geographical area under the jurisdiction of a sovereign state

  • "American troops were stationed on japanese soil"
    synonym:
  • territory
  • ,
  • soil

verb

1. Make soiled, filthy, or dirty

  • "Don't soil your clothes when you play outside!"
    synonym:
  • dirty
  • ,
  • soil
  • ,
  • begrime
  • ,
  • grime
  • ,
  • colly
  • ,
  • bemire

Examples of using

I'm plowing the soil.
Cleaning up radiation, in soil, air, and water, became possible in the 23rd century.
This soil is moist.