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Definition of disfigure verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



disfigure somebody/somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disfigure
he / she / it disfigures
past simple disfigured
-ing form disfiguring
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to spoil the appearance of a person, thing, or place Her face was disfigured by a long red scar. An ugly power station disfigures the landscape.
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noun [uncountable, countable] He suffered permanent disfigurement in the fire.
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