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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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defile -- as in: it was defiled
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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  • They would defile it, and make it shameful.
  • A long line of boys carrying crates of striped tulips, and of yellow and red roses, defiled in front of him, threading their way through the huge jadegreen piles of vegetables.

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