Synonyms of defile in English:

defile


See definition of defile

verb

1‘she was afraid that her very capacity for love had been defiled’

SYNONYMS
spoil, sully, mar, impair, debase, degrade
pollute, poison, corrupt, taint, tarnish, infect
foul, befoul, dirty, soil, stain
destroy, ruin
ANTONYMS

purify

2‘the sacred bones had been defiled’

SYNONYMS
desecrate, profane, violate, treat sacrilegiously
make impure, contaminate, pollute, debase, degrade, dishonour, vitiate
ANTONYMS

sanctify