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    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.

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

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.

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

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

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

defile->(de)The file gap narrow passage

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

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

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