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English verb: deflower

1. deflower (contact) deprive of virginity


SamplesThis dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village.


Synonymsruin


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)copulate, couple, mate, pair

2. deflower (change) make imperfect


SamplesNothing marred her beauty.


Synonymsimpair, mar, spoil, vitiate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)damage


Narrower (hyponym)blemish, cloud, corrupt, deface, defile, disfigure, sully, taint









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