used in Gone with the Wind
only 1 use
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to spoil the beauty or purity of something
in various senses, including:
- pollute a pristine lake
- harm a reputation or good name
- damage or disrespect something sacred
- take a person's virginity in a disrespectful way
- A feeling that the beloved walls had been defiled rose in her.
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There are no more uses of "defile" in Gone with the Wind.