Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: adulterate
IPA transcription: [əd'ʌltɚ,eɪt]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: adulterate, adulterated, debased
    Meaning: mixed with impurities
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: load, adulterate, stretch, dilute, debase
    Meaning: corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones; "adulterate liquor"
Usage examples
  • He will chatter about things refined and spiritual and godlike like himself, and he and the men who herd with him will calmly adulterate the commodities they put upon the market and which annually kill tens of thousands of babies and young children.