Popular Wordlists

defile

defile

defile - Dictionary definition and meaning for word defile

Definition
(noun) a narrow pass (especially one between mountains)
Synonyms : gorge

Definition
(verb) place under suspicion or cast doubt upon
Synonyms : cloud , corrupt , sully , taint
Example Sentence
  • sully someone's reputation

Definition
(verb) make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically
Synonyms : maculate , stain , sully , tarnish
Example Sentence
  • The silver was tarnished by the long exposure to the air
  • Her reputation was sullied after the affair with a married man

Definition
(verb) spot, stain, or pollute
Synonyms : befoul , foul , maculate
Example Sentence
  • The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for defile

If you (de)FILE a case against him you will tarnish his image.
23       7

by gremadness

de-file,file sounds like profile ,defile is to pollute some once profile
6       0

by akshi

file- take this as fillings, iron fillings are generally harmful to the atmosphere,they pollute,make filthy and add a lot of dirt to the environment.
5       7

by sriharisharma

DEAF+AILe...if you ail(harm) deaf person, you will rape your image coz what's in harming innocent people
1       2

by nileshdive

DEAF+AILe...if you ail(harm) deaf person, you will rape your image coz what's in harming innocent people
1       0

by nileshdive

defile-> de file the papers in the file and make it dirty,pollute
1       0

by sansecretcp

defile->(de)The file gap narrow passage
1       0

by sansecretcp

DEFILE=DE+FILE...FILE rhymes with FAIL.so if U FAIL in DE exams u SHOW DISRESPECT FOR THE PLACE OF WORSHIP,prayers alone wont suffice
0       13

by imajeeth

DEAF+AILe...if you ail(harm) deaf person, you will rape your image coz what's in harming innocent people
0       2

by nileshdive

Hiring Content Writers!

We are looking for rockstar content writers with keen interest in digital marketing & technology. For more details call at 8054012673 or drop us an email at career@opencubicles.com.

Love us on FB !