March 09, 2019
Learner's Word of the Day
deface /dɪˈfeɪs/ verb
deface
/dɪˈfeɪs/
verb

defaces; defaced; defacing

A building that has been defaced
A building that has been defaced
Learner's definition of DEFACE

[+ object]

: to ruin the surface of (something) especially with writing or pictures

  • The building was defaced with graffiti.

  • He was fined for defacing public property.

defacement /dɪˈfeɪsmənt/ noun [noncount]

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