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dunghill

[duhng-hil] /ˈdʌŋˌhɪl/
noun
1.
a heap of dung.
2.
a repugnantly filthy or degraded place, abode, or situation.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English; see dung, hill
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British Dictionary definitions for dung-hill

dunghill

/ˈdʌŋˌhɪl/
noun
1.
a heap of dung
2.
a foul place, condition, or person
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Word Origin and History for dung-hill

dunghill

n.

early 14c., from dung + hill (n.).

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dung-hill in the Bible

to sit on a, was a sign of the deepest dejection (1 Sam. 2:8; Ps. 113:7; Lam. 4:5).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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