disfiguration disfiguration

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an appearance that has been spoiled or is misshapen
  2. (n) the act of damaging the appearance or surface of something

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. We went as American citizens deploring and protesting Wallace's disfiguration of American democracy.
  2. As soon as the project was announced in 1967, local architects attacked it as a disfiguration of the whole area.
  3. Another old girl, Duchess Josiana, lusts for him because of his strange disfiguration.

News

  • Haiti Moves A Step Closer Toward Eradicating Elephantiasis

    Haiti has finally carried out a nationwide campaign to get rid of the parasitic worms that cause elephantiasis. Haiti has waged other campaigns against the condition, characterized by severe disfiguration of the legs and arms. read more
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Georgia Public Broadcasting

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