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Synonyms for disfigure
dɪsˈfɪg yər; Brit. -ˈfɪg ər

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. disfigure

    Synonyms:
    deface, deform, mar, spoil

    Antonyms:
    adorn, beautify, bedeck, deck, decorate, embellish, garnish, gild, illustrate, ornament

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deface, disfigure, blemishverb

    mar or spoil the appearance of

    "scars defaced her cheeks"; "The vandals disfigured the statue"

    Synonyms:
    blemish, spot, flaw, deface

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  1. disfigureverb

    Synonyms:
    deform, deface, mar, injure, spoil, make ugly, make unsightly

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disfigureverb

    Synonyms:
    deface, mar, blemish

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  1. List of paraphrases for "disfigure":

    deface

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How to use disfigure in a sentence?

  1. Linda Guerrero:

    What many victims have said about their aggressors is that the man says, 'You're mine or you're not with anyone, and I'll disfigure you so that no one else will get involved with you', it's the most visible expression of violence against women in our country.

  2. David Alessi:

    With an acid attack you essentially burn someone’s face off, you blind them, and horribly disfigure them ….

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    An antonym for "disparage"
    • A. belittle
    • B. blandish
    • C. minimize
    • D. diminish

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