Synonyms of 'disfigure'
1 damageDictionary, scar, mutilateThese items could be used to injure or disfigure someone.
He damaged the car with a baseball bat.
He was scarred for life during a pub fight.
He tortured and mutilated six young men.
One man has lost his life; another has been maimed.
A bomb exploded, seriously injuring five people.
The driver of the bus was wounded by shrapnel.
Severe rheumatoid arthritis deforms limbs.
2 marDictionary, distort, blemishugly new houses which disfigure the countryside
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If something blemishes someone's character or reputation, it spoils it or makes it seem less good than it was in the past.
He wasn't about to blemish that pristine record.
Nobody wanted to blemish his reputation at that time.
If someone defaces something such as a wall or a notice, they spoil it by writing or drawing things on it.
It's illegal to deface banknotes.
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Thesaurus for disfigure from the Collins English Thesaurus
If someone is disfigured , their appearance is spoiled.