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Synonyms for contaminating

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dirty, contaminating(adj)

    spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination

    "the air near the foundry was always dirty"; "a dirty bomb releases enormous amounts of long-lived radioactive fallout"

    soiled, unsporting, unsportsmanlike, lousy, corrupting, dingy, filthy, cheating(a), unclean, pestiferous, marked-up, ill-gotten, foul, contaminating, sordid, dirty, muddy, muddied


  2. corrupting, contaminating(adj)

    that infects or taints

    degrading, corrupting, dirty, contaminating


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List of paraphrases:

contamination, contaminant, polluting


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