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defile

verb A poetic (i.e., nonmedical) term meaning to rape, especially a virgin.
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Whilst Aylward had been speaking, a strong column of archers had defiled through the pass beneath them.
The capitalists have stolen our country, debauched our politics, defiled our judiciary, and ridden over us rough-shod, and now they propose to murder those who will not abjectly surrender to their brutal dominion.
Nature had reclaimed what man had once stolen from her and defiled.
I am defiled by breathing the air with such creatures.
At present our houses are cluttered and defiled with it, and a good housewife would sweep out the greater part into the dust hole, and not leave her morning's work undone.
And thus, Glaucon, the tale has been saved and has not perished, and will save us if we are obedient to the word spoken; and we shall pass safely over the river of Forgetfulness and our soul will not be defiled.
But I trust these trials are over now: I have laid him in my bed for better security, and never more, I trust, shall his innocent lips be defiled by their contaminating kisses, or his young ears polluted by their words.
Yes, you villain, you have defiled my own bed, you have; and then you have charged me with bullocking you into owning the truth.
Down the dusty high roads defiled long streams of heavily-laden mules, all heading to the west, for the gold fever had broken out in California, and the Overland Route lay through the City of the Elect.
Go at once, this very minute, stand at the cross-roads, bow down, first kiss the earth which you have defiled and then bow down to all the world and say to all men aloud, 'I am a murderer
Her solo debut, the 1991 "Little Earthquakes," plunged into a world of defiled innocents and victims, among them Amos herself, who turned her own rape by an acquaintance into a harrowing a cappella catharsis, "Me and a Gun.
Hanukkah, considered a minor holiday on the Jewish calendar, celebrates the Jews' victory over the Syrian Greeks and the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem in 165 BCE after it was defiled during a three-year war.