Verb(1) spot, stain, or pollute
(1) Mrs. Popular shook her finger at me and yelled something like, ├ö├ç├┐How dare you befoul my home in such a way!├ö├ç├û(2) Most people knew of a schoolyard bully when they were younger and always hoped bad and awful things would befoul the bully and maybe even his family (not that I would know from experience, mind you).(3) they befoul our water with mining(4) Those are, without doubt, the ugliest cars ever to befoul the planet.(5) the dangers of letting industry befoul the environment(6) It does sort of befoul the atmosphere, like an emotional pollution, doesn't it?(7) The cat freaked while in the trap and befouled himself.(8) The fact that one of the rotten little orphans had befouled her room with mud and muck had not helped matters.(9) You are scum, befouling the surface of the earth.(10) This green and pleasant land in the Guardian argues similarly that it's about ├ö├ç├┐a Britain that is either green and pleasant, made diligent by cottage industries, or befouled by factories├ö├ç├û.(11) Public decisions affect everyone by the nature of the choice itself: we can only have one defense budget; polluting rivers befouls not just my water, but yours.(12) Like most messy eaters, most of the food ends up unusable and befouled .(13) When the foul vapours build up, they're released through the manhole covers, befouling our proud city streets.(14) Nature, on its own, is beautiful, but nature's human component, acting with arrogant independence, befouls the earth.(15) He also picks up litter around the school - as garbage contributes to public health problems and befouls the town's lake.(16) The air was clouded with dust and increasingly befouled by the odors of animal farm-factories.
1. foul ::
2. maculate ::
3. defile ::
1. clean ::
2. cleanse ::
Different Formsbefoul, befouled, befouling, befouls
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