Smutty vs Obnoxious - What's the difference?
As adjectives the difference between smutty and obnoxious
is that smutty
is soiled with smut; blackened, dirty while obnoxious
is extremely unpleasant, offensive, very annoying, odious or contemptible.
Soiled with smut; blackened, dirty.
*1931 , William Faulkner, Sanctuary , Vintage 1993, p. 62:
*:She caught up the corner of her skirt and lifted the smutty coffee-pot from the stove.
* Episode 12, The Cyclops
*:And what was it only one of the smutty yankee pictures Terry borrows off of Corny Kelleher. Secrets for enlarging your private parts.
* obnoctious (obsolete)
Extremely unpleasant, offensive, very annoying, odious or contemptible.
- He was an especially obnoxious and detestable specimen of a man.
(archaic) exposed to harm or injury.
* 1661 , , page 26,
- Throwing stones at the bus is another example of your obnoxious behaviour.
- To begin then with his Experiment of the burning Wood, it seems to me to be obnoxious to not a few considerable Exceptions.