Meaning of DEFILE in English

DEFILE

verb

1.

Synonyms: contaminate 1, pollute, soil, taint

Related Word: desecrate, profane; befoul, dirty, foul, sully, tarnish

Contrasted words: consecrate, hallow

Antonyms: cleanse; purify

2.

Synonyms: rape , deflorate, deflower, force, outrage, ravish, spoil, violate

Related Word: dishonor, shame, soil, sully

3.

Synonyms: taint 1, besmear, besmirch, discolor, smear, soil, stain, sully, tar, tarnish

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