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|part of speech:
||polluted, pollutes, polluting
||to make dirty or harmful to health by mixing in or adding waste material.
The factory polluted the air with smoke.The company polluted the river by dumping oil in the water.
- contaminate, foul, poison
- similar words:
- blight, corrupt, dirty, rot, soil
Word Builder: pollute +
made dirty by pollution.