deface(redirected from defaces)
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defaceverb begrime, blacken, blemish, blot, blot out, blotch, blur, cover up, crack, cross out, damage, deform, delete, deprive of form, despoil, destroy, destroy form, disfigure, distort, efface, erase, expunge, flaw, foedare, foul, hurt, impair, impair the legibility of, impair the looks of, injure, make illegible, make ugly, make unsightly, mangle, mar, mar the appearance of, mark, misshape, mutilate, render illegible, rub off, rub out, scar, scratch, scratch out, smear, smudge, soil, spoil, spoil the look of, spot, stain, strike out, sully, tarnish, unshape, warp, wipe away
Associated concepts: cancellation by defacing, defacing pubbic property
See also: damage, destroy, efface, harm, impair, maim, mutilate, spoil, sully, tarnish