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Synonyms for defile

Synonyms for defile

to make physically impure

to make morally impure

to spoil or mar the sanctity of

to deprive of virginity

Synonyms for defile

a narrow pass (especially one between mountains)


place under suspicion or cast doubt upon

make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air

spot, stain, or pollute

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Pour marquer le 61e anniversaire du declenchement de la revolution, la wilaya d'Alger a organise hier un defile retracant les acquis depuis le recouvrement de l'independance.
Jesse Matthew Jr, 33, had already been charged with abduction with intent to defile in the case and has now been indicted on the murder charge, prosecutor Denise Lunsford said.
It shows how to avoid being one of the rude while still standing up to others who are, it modernizes Miss Manners to address such urban matters as how to politely keep dog owners from letting their pets defile a lawn, and it surveys wider questions of etiquette and power in a society where rudeness has taken over.
The statement said that this crime reaffirms that terrorism has only one goal and the method of terrorist groups, regardless of their forms, seeks to defile human values.
A l'age de 15 ans, en 2009, elle fait son premier defile pour le compte d'Elite Model Look, le plus prestigieux concours international de mannequins.
There will be several defiles, including defile in national costumes, in tuxedo and in lingerie, he said.
Au Caire et a Alexandrie, plus d'un million de personnes ont defile.
A Tanger, les principales centrales syndicales ont organise le defile traditionnel du 1er mai le long du boulevard Mohammed V, pour appeler notamment a la preservation des droits des travailleurs, au respect des dispositions du Code de travail et a la garantie de la liberte syndicale.
Doesn't he understand this laughable sentence will be taken as a green light to all paedophiles whose defence will now be that it was "society" that drove them to defile children?
Nothing that enters a person from the outside can defile a person; but the things that come out from within are what defile.
In particular, the command in Deuteronomy 24:4 not to bring sin upon the land through this reunion recalls the statement in Leviticus (7) coming at the end of a set of sexual prohibitions: Do not defile yourselves in any of these ways, for by these the nations that I am casting out before you became defiled.
EU Sustainable Energy Week closed by symbolic defile through the street of Skopje at which citizens on bikes, rollers or by foot will demonstrated the need of alternative transport for protection of the environment.
Designers, shop owners and traders recently unveiled the latest fashions for newborns, girls and boys at the 26th 2010 International Kids' Fashion Show and Exhibition, also called Defile Kids, held at the Cairo International Conference Centre in Nasr City.
The shortest definition following the meeting Gruevski-Papandreou in Madrid is defile before cameras.
Those who defile children certainly have no love for them.