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  • verbcorrupt, violate
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Synonyms for defile

verb corrupt, violate
  • besmirch
  • debase
  • degrade
  • desecrate
  • discolor
  • dishonor
  • sully
  • vitiate
  • abuse
  • adulterate
  • befoul
  • contaminate
  • deflower
  • dirty
  • disgrace
  • hurt
  • maculate
  • molest
  • pollute
  • profane
  • rape
  • ravish
  • seduce
  • shame
  • smear
  • soil
  • stain
  • taint
  • tar
  • tarnish
  • trash
  • make foul
  • mess up
  • muck up
  • scuzz up

Antonyms for defile

  • elevate
  • honor
  • praise
  • upgrade
  • assist
  • clean
  • cleanse
  • cure
  • disenchant
  • esteem
  • heal
  • help
  • please
  • protect
  • purify
  • respect
  • sterilize
  • turn off
  • clease
  • hallow
  • sanctify
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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verb. physically hurt or injure
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