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Synonyms for contaminating

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dirty, contaminating(adj)

    spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination

    "the air near the foundry was always dirty"; "a dirty bomb releases enormous amounts of long-lived radioactive fallout"

    Synonyms:
    soiled, unsporting, unsportsmanlike, lousy, corrupting, dingy, filthy, cheating(a), unclean, pestiferous, marked-up, ill-gotten, foul, sordid, dirty, muddy, muddied

    Antonyms:
    noninfectious

  2. corrupting, contaminating(adj)

    that infects or taints

    Synonyms:
    degrading, corrupting, dirty

    Antonyms:
    noninfectious

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    contamination, contaminant, polluting

How to pronounce contaminating?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#4328dirty
#9481contamination
#9718foul
#18321muddy
#19359filthy
#22837contaminant
#24941lousy
#26371degrading
#35691soiled
#35878polluting
#37000unclean
#47520sordid
#55825corrupting
#58167contaminating
#58318dingy
#104208unsportsmanlike
#135003muddied
#190598unsporting

How to use contaminating in a sentence?

  1. Leonel Mingo:

    We hope the oil companies will stop contaminating the Patagonian ecosystem with toxic waste and will close this dump that violates provincial and national laws.

  2. Farrokh Sekaleshfar:

    Out of compassion, let’s get rid of him now, because he’s contaminating society.

  3. Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser:

    The biggest concern that I have is making sure I keep Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser safe and healthy, that I'm not contaminating my home or exposing my family to what I have to be exposed to because I'm out doing essential work.

  4. Karine Raymond:

    We are the be all and end all and lifeline to these patients, and yet we are being contaminated and cross contaminating.

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