Part of speech:
Obscene or indecent:
that infects or taints
Free from foreign matter or pollution; unadulterated:
In a foul manner.
To contaminate (water, air, etc.) with harmful chemicals, waste material, etc.
(Obs.) To sully or stain
To soil, stain, tarnish, or besmirch, now esp. by disgracing
To discolor, soil, or spot:
To become unfit for use or consumption, as from decay. Used especially of perishables, such as food.
To enrich with soil or muck; to manure.
To put poison on or into:
To contaminate with a pathogenic microorganism or agent:
To inappropriately change.
To debase, especially morally; corrupt.
To corrupt morally.
To debase is defined as to cheapen, or make lower in value or quality.
To cause (a plant, for example) to undergo blight.
To eliminate contamination in.
To encourage the proper hardening of (concrete or mortar) by regulating humidity and temperature
To cure or get rid of (a disease)
To be made clean
Sterilize is defined as to make incapable of reproduction, or to make extremely clean.
To rid of impurities:
To dirty is to cause something to become unclean or impure.
Find another word for contaminating. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for contaminating, like: dirty, corrupting, clean, fouling, polluting, vitiating, tarnishing, tainting, sullying, staining and spoiling.