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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contaminated(adj)

    corrupted by contact or association

    "contaminated evidence"

    Synonyms:
    polluted

    Antonyms:
    uncontaminated, pure

  2. contaminated, polluted(adj)

    rendered unwholesome by contaminants and pollution

    "had to boil the contaminated water"; "polluted lakes and streams"

    Synonyms:
    polluted

    Antonyms:
    pure, uncontaminated

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    polluted, infected, oil-contaminated, contamination, tainted, pollution, impacted, unclean

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How to use contaminated in a sentence?

  1. Fahmi Radhy:

    It's good to choose (Soetjipto) as Pertamina CEO because he hasn't been contaminated by the oil and gas mafia.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If there were 'intelligence flu', there would be so many people walking around in the damn cold weather, hoping to be contaminated by that flu!..

  3. Seo Su-sung:

    It keeps society at ease to avoid the contaminated areas when you can, otherwise I could not only harm myself, but also others around me.

  4. Stephen Morse:

    Even if you clean it twice a day, if someone happens just by chance to come on who's infected and their hands may be contaminated — they just sneezed into their hands and they put their hand on some surface — the cleaning only works for a short time, it's really up to all of us to take the precautions to protect ourselves.

  5. Benny Liu:

    Initially we thought we contaminated our samples, or mixed up the two drugs. And so we repeated these experiments over and over again, and got the same exact results, it was a blind stumble onto this discovery.

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