verb (used with object)
Words nearby befoul
Origin of befoul
OTHER WORDS FROM befoulbe·foul·er, nounbe·foul·ment, noun
Examples from the Web for befoul
Adolf Hitler, despite being the most evil force ever to befoul mankind, was also a kind and conscientious employer.
He, the officer, must befoul his person and derange his hours of rest and recreation, that others may enjoy.Shandygaff|Christopher Morley
Can anything be so bad as the living bush which bleeds and talks, or the Harpies who befoul Aeneas's dinner?Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay|George Otto Trevelyan
Self-consciousness compels such creatures to befoul their origin.