disfigure

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English disfiguren, from Anglo-Norman desfigurer.

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disfigure (third-person singular simple present disfigures, present participle disfiguring, simple past and past participle disfigured)

  1. Change the appearance of something/someone to the negative.
    The burnings disfigured his face.

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