Contaminate Crossword Clue

While searching our database we found 1 possible solution for the: Contaminate crossword clue. This crossword clue was last seen on April 16 2024 Wall Street Journal Crossword puzzle. The solution we have for Contaminate has a total of 5 letters.

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A thrust with a lance, which fails of its intended effect.
An injury done to a lance in an encounter, without its being broken; also, a breaking of a lance in an encounter in a dishonorable or unscientific manner.
To thrust ineffectually with a lance.
To injure, as a lance, without breaking it; also, to break, as a lance, but usually in an unknightly or unscientific manner.
To hit or touch lightly, in tilting.
To imbue or impregnate with something extraneous, especially with something odious, noxious, or poisonous; hence, to corrupt; to infect; to poison; as, putrid substance taint the air.
Fig.: To stain; to sully; to tarnish.
To be infected or corrupted; to be touched with something corrupting.
To be affected with incipient putrefaction; as, meat soon taints in warm weather.
Tincture; hue; color; tinge.
Infection; corruption; deprivation.
A blemish on reputation; stain; spot; disgrace.

Check the table below for more likely or similar clues and answers related to Contaminate crossword clue.

Rank Answer Clue Publisher
99% TAINT Contaminate Wall Street Journal
20% CLEAN Uncontaminated Wall Street Journal
20% PUREST Least contaminated Wall Street Journal

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  • Wall Street Journal Crossword, April 16 2024

The answer to Contaminate crossword clue is TAINT

There are a total of 5 letters in Contaminate crossword clue

The Contaminate crossword clue was last seen on April 16 2024 Wall Street Journal Crossword puzzle

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