Definitions of soil:
  • noun:   the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
  • noun:   the geographical area under the jurisdiction of a sovereign state
    Example: "American troops were stationed on Japanese soil"
  • noun:   material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
    Example: "Good agricultural soil"
  • noun:   the state of being covered with unclean things
  • verb:   make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    Example: "Don't soil your clothes when you play outside!"

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