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Synonyms for foul

an act that violates the rules of a sport

hit a foul ball

commit a foul

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spot, stain, or pollute

make unclean

become soiled and dirty

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violating accepted standards or rules

(of a baseball) not hit between the foul lines

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(of a manuscript) defaced with changes

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characterized by obscenity

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disgustingly dirty

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especially of a ship's lines etc

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One of the main driving potentials for the fouling deposition is the concentration of the minerals within the water stream.
Real fouling materials were collected by the refrigeration and air-conditioning maintenance unit at the Faculty of Engineering, Assiut University, Egypt.
In addition, compounds that contain lower oil loadings might impart less mold fouling (ref.
Based on research at IPST by Frederick and Grace (see Additional Resources), a reasonable conclusion is that heating the liquor above the maximum temperature encountered in the subsequent test may alter its chemistry and greatly reduce the fouling tendency of the liquor.
Sessions on fouling are now held at most heat transfer conferences, and conferences entirely devoted to fouling, with published proceedings, are also now a regular occurrence.
While effective, adding too much internal release aids can lead to an increase in mold fouling from a build-up of release aid on the mold surface.
We believe our proprietary, enviro-safe, antifoul technology will emerge as the ultimate solution to the global problems associated with fouling, such as excessive fuel consumption and the devastating damage to the marine eco-system caused by dangerous toxins used in other antifoul products.
The degree of mold fouling depends on various factors.
I wasn't fouling on purpose, and the refs weren't giving us anything.
Then Fortson went back at O'Neal, trying to lock him up and bait him into fouling out.
3 seconds left, missed the front end of the 1-and-1, but the Bruins got another chance when Prewitt was whistled for fouling Barnes on the rebound.
There was no evidence of tubeworms or barnacles or any other type of fouling.
Kupchak plans to ask the NBA's competition committee to review its rules on flagrant fouls in hopes the league can cut down on fouling that doesn't involve the ball.
Leslie had 24 points, her sixth game in a row with 20 or more, and had six rebounds before fouling out with 4:41 to play.
As much as the Matadors talk about it and as much as they try, they just can't seem to stop fouling.