To better see all uses of the word
defile
in
All's Well That Ends Well
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
defile -- as in: it was defiled
Used In
All's Well That Ends Well
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Play Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • That can such sweet use make of what they hate, When saucy trusting of the cozen’d thoughts Defiles the pitchy night! so lust doth play With what it loathes, for that which is away: But more of this hereafter.

  • There are no more uses of "defile" in the play.


    Show samples from other sources
  • They defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it.
  • He believes any non-Muslim in Saudi Arabia defiles the holy land.

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Play Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading