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Meaning of DEFLOWER

Pronunciation:  di'flawur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  make imperfect; "nothing marred her beauty"
  2. [v]  deprive of virginity; "This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village"
 

DEFLOWER is a 8 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: impair, mar, ruin, spoil, vitiate
 
 See Also: blemish, cloud, copulate, corrupt, couple, damage, deface, defile, disfigure, mate, pair, sully, taint

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\De*flow"er\, v. t. [Pref. de- + flower.]
Same as {Deflour}.

      An earthquake . . . deflowering the gardens. --W.
                                               Montagu.

      If a man had deflowered a virgin.        --Milton.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abuse, adulterate, alloy, assault sexually, betray, canker, cheapen, coarsen, confound, contaminate, corrupt, debase, debauch, deceive, defile, deflorate, degenerate, degrade, denature, deprave, depredate, desecrate, desolate, despoil, devalue, devastate, devirginate, devour, distort, force, harry, havoc, infect, lead astray, mislead, misuse, outrage, pervert, poison, pollute, possess sexually, prostitute, rape, ravage, ravish, ruin, seduce, soil, spoil, sully, taint, take, twist, ulcerate, violate, vitiate, vulgarize, warp
 

 

 

 

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