Definitions of defile

The word defile uses 6 letters:deefil.

DEFILE is playable in:

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v. i. - To march off in a line, file by file; to file off. 2

v. t. - Same as Defilade. 2

n. - Any narrow passage or gorge in which troops can march only in a file, or with a narrow front; a long, narrow pass between hills, rocks, etc. 2

n. - The act of defilading a fortress, or of raising the exterior works in order to protect the interior. See Defilade. 2

v. t. - To make foul or impure; to make filthy; to dirty; to befoul; to pollute. 2

v. t. - To soil or sully; to tarnish, as reputation; to taint. 2

v. t. - To injure in purity of character; to corrupt. 2

v. t. - To corrupt the chastity of; to debauch; to violate. 2

v. t. - To make ceremonially unclean; to pollute. 2