Christiansen says she was pulled over by a Border Patrol vehicle on a dirt road about two miles from her home.
Leon drove the van down a dirt trail and stopped near the backhoe, which had finished its digging and was now just waiting.
But how is it they never lose that hunger to turn over the next shovel of dirt?
Trying to demonstrate her innocence for the police listening in, he calls her cruel names and treats her like dirt.
Others were picked up by Border Patrol in the desert this morning, their skin and clothing still caked in dirt and sweat.
In color he was manifestly white, for all that dirt and the weather could do to disguise it.
Dick, vaguely conscious of damp and dirt, went up to his bedroom.
So you and Jan will have to do most of the digging, though I can shovel away the dirt.
An' then there was pomegranates an' cherubim, an' as for silver an' gold, they were as common as dirt.
I tried to think they were the best because they would not show the London dirt.
15c. metathesis of Middle English drit, drytt "mud, dirt, dung" (c.1300), from Old Norse drit, cognate with Old English dritan "to void excrement," from Proto-Germanic *dritanan (cf. Dutch drijten, Old High German trizan).
Used abusively of persons from c.1300. Meaning "gossip" first attested 1926 (in Hemingway); dirt bike is 1960s. Dirt-cheap is from 1821. Dirt road attested by 1852.