Related formspol·lut·ed·ness, nounun·pol·lut·ed, adjective
Definition for polluted (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), pol·lut·ed, pol·lut·ing.
Origin of pollute
SYNONYMS FOR pollute
Related formspol·lut·er, nounpol·lu·tive, adjectivenon·pol·lut·ing, adjectiveun·pol·lut·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for polluted
Instead, he wanted viewers to grasp that “this spring from which Mother Courage drank death was a polluted one.”
“Sometimes I worry what these polluted bodies are doing to the environment, too,” he says.The Mafia Plants Death in Italy’s Land of Mozzarella|Barbie Latza Nadeau|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Has Tomblin been drinking the Tea Party's polluted Kool-Aid?West Virginia Is Just The Beginning For Chemical Spill Disasters|Sally Kohn|January 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The toxins have polluted the groundwater and poisoned the soil.Italy’s Triangle Of Death: Naples Residents Blame Child Cancer Rates On Mob Disposal Of Toxic Chemicals|Barbie Latza Nadeau|November 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Once known as the most polluted place on earth, the city of Linfen is being held up as bastion of green progress.
When will a judgment descend on this unholy land, for the monstrous sins by which it is now daily polluted.
They flock into this town from all around, and represent the low, polluted, and depraved element of our race.The Forged Note|Oscar Micheaux
His private life was polluted by vice and intemperance of every description.Historical Parallels, vol 1 (of 3)|Arthur Thomas Malkin
They did this from the idea that they would be polluted by entering the same water as these men.
What then can the name of Donatus profit you, when all of you alike are polluted by Optatus?Writings in Connection with the Donatist Controversy|Aurelius Augustine