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Meaning of CONTAMINATED

Pronunciation:  kunt'amun`eytud

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  rendered unwholesome by contaminants and pollution; "had to boil the contaminated water"; "polluted lakes and streams"
  2. [adj]  corrupted by contact or association; "contaminated evidence"
  3. [adj]  contaminated with infecting organisms; "dirty wounds"; "obliged to go into infected rooms"- Jane Austen
 

CONTAMINATED is a 12 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: dirty, impure, infected, polluted, septic
 
 Antonyms: uncontaminated
 

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abandoned, activated, autoluminescent, bad, bad for, cankered, charged, corrupt, corrupted, debased, debauched, decadent, degenerate, degraded, depraved, diseased, dissolute, foul, gangrened, gangrenous, harmful, hot, impure, infected, injurious, insalubrious, insanitary, irradiated, morally polluted, morbid, morbific, mortified, noisome, nonkosher, noxious, pathogenic, pathological, peccant, perverted, pestiferous, poisoned, polluted, profligate, radiferous, radioactivated, radioactive, radioluminescent, reprobate, ritually unclean, rotten, septic, sphacelated, steeped in iniquity, tainted, tref, ulcerated, ulcerous, unbathed, unclean, uncleanly, unhealthful, unhealthy, unhygienic, unpure, unsanitary, unscoured, unscrubbed, unswept, unwashed, unwholesome, unwiped, vice-corrupted, vitiated, warped
 

 

 

 

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