1 morally blemished; stained or impure [syn: defiled]
2 spotted or blotched
1 make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically; "The silver was tarnished by the long exposure to the air"; "Her reputation was sullied after the affair with a married man" [syn: tarnish, stain, sully, defile]
2 spot, stain, or pollute; "The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it" [syn: foul, befoul, defile]
- Marked with spots or maculae; blotched; hence, defiled; impure; as, most maculate thoughts.
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