disfeature

[dis-fee-cher]

verb (used with object), dis·fea·tured, dis·fea·tur·ing.

to mar the features of; disfigure.

Nearby words

  1. disesteem,
  2. diseur,
  3. diseuse,
  4. disfavor,
  5. disfavour,
  6. disfellowship,
  7. disfigure,
  8. disfigurement,
  9. disfluency,
  10. disforest

Origin of disfeature

First recorded in 1650–60; dis-1 + feature

Related formsdis·fea·ture·ment, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for disfeature

disfeature

verb

(tr) to mar the features or appearance of; deface
Derived Formsdisfeaturement, noun

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