pollute definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • In order to make unfit for or damaging to residing things, particularly with the addition of waste material. See Synonyms at contaminate.
    • to create less suitable for an action, specially by the introduction of undesired factors: The arena lights polluted the sky all over observatory.
    • To make impure or morally harmful; corrupt.
    • To Help Make ceremonially impure; profane: "Churches and altars had been contaminated by atrocious murders” ( Edward Gibbon).
    • which will make nasty, impure, or unclean; to defile; to taint; to soil; to desecrate; -- utilized of actual or moral defilement.
    • To violate sexually; to debauch; to dishonor.
    • To make ceremonially unclean; to disqualify or unfit for sacred usage or service, and for social sexual intercourse.
  • verb:
    • In order to make one thing harmful, particularly by the addition of some unwanted item.
    • which will make anything or someplace less suitable for some activity, especially by the introduction of some abnormal factor.
    • To corrupt or profane
    • make impure
  • adjective:
    • Polluted.
    • Polluted.
  • others:
    • to help make foul or unclean; render impure; defile; earth; taint.
    • To corrupt or defile in a moral sense; destroy the perfection or purity of; impair; profane.
    • particularly, to make lawfully or ceremonially unclean, to be able to be unfit for sacred services or uses.
    • To violate sexually; debauch or dishonor.
    • Polluted; defiled.

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