What is another word for defile?

3637 synonyms found


[ dɪfˈa͡ɪl], [ dɪfˈa‍ɪl], [ d_ɪ_f_ˈaɪ_l]

The word defile can be used in many ways and it has several synonyms. One synonym for defile is "contaminate", which means to make impure or unclean. Another synonym for defile is "pollute", which means to make something impure or toxic. "Taint" is also a synonym for defile, which means to spoil or corrupt something. Additionally, "deface" is another synonym which refers to the action of damaging or disfiguring something. Finally, "sully" is another synonym for defile, which means to damage or tarnish something's reputation or purity. Each of these synonyms can be used in place of defile depending on the context and tone of the sentence.

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How to use "Defile" in context?

Defile is a word which means to violate a sacred place or object. It can also refer to the act of polluting something with evil intent. When used as a noun, defile can mean an act of desecration, or a purposeful fouling of something.

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