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Definition of the verb Defoul

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verb - inflections: defouled | defouling | defouls

  1. [obsolete] To trample underfoot.
  2. [obsolete] To physically crush or break.
  3. [obsolete] To oppress, keep down.
  4. [obsolete] To defile to chastity of; to debauch, to rape.

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Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1808)

Illustrating the Words in Their Different Significations, by Examples from Ancient and Modern Writers; Shewing Their Affinity to Those of Other Languages, and Especially the Northern; Explaining Many Terms, Which, Though Now Obsolete in England by John Jamieson

To DEFOUL, v. a. l. To ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2009)

by Mosby

pollutant/pl′tnt/ [L, polluere, to defoul], an unwanted substance that occurs in the environment, usually with healththreatening effects.

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

gate, moil,pass,soil05 dirty,gorge,gully, halse, hause,hawse, spoil, stain,sully, taint 06 debase,defame,defoul, enseam,infect,ravine, valley07 blacken, corrupt, degrade,passage, pollute,profane,tarnish, violate,vitiate 08 disgrace,maculate 09 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Scottish Language, comprehending all the words in common use in the writings of Scott, Burns, Wilson, Ramsay, and other popular Scottish authors (1845)

To DEFOUL, v. a. 1. To defile ...

Google previewA dictionary of the Scottish language (1845)

by Thomas Brown

To DEFOUL, v. a. 1. To defile.

Google previewPhreno-mnemotechnic Dictionary (1844)

Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language; Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific and Technical Homophonic Words to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud

“ 185—Defile, defoul, heedfully ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ... Abriged from the 4. Ed (1818)

by John Jamieson

To DEFOUL, v. a. 1. To defile. Douglas. 2. To dishonour. Gawan and Gol. Deeowle, a. Disgrace. Wyntown. To DEFOUND, v. a. To pour down. Lat. defund-o . Douglas. DEGEST, adj. Grave. Douglas. Lat. digest-us. Degestlie, adv. Sedately .

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Luxury Edition by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

defoul, from OFr. defouler 'trample down', influenced by obs. befile 'befoul, defile'. defile2 /dɪˈfʌɪl/ n. /also ˈdiːfʌɪl/ a steep-sided narrow gorge or passage (originally one requiring troops to march in single file). v.

Google previewJamieson's Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1867)

In which the Words are Explained in Their Different Senses.. by John Jamieson, John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.), John Longmuir

- To DEFOUL, v. a. 1. To defile. Douglas. 2. To dis. honour. Gawan and Gol. To DEFOUND, v. a. To pour down. Douglas-Lat. defund-o. DEFOWLE, s. Disgrace. DEFRAUD, DEFRAUDE, s, Ja. VI .

Google previewJohnson's English Dictionary (1835)

by Samuel Johnson

To DEFOUL., de-fol.

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Defoul Meaning

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