pollute

(redirected from pollutes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Idioms.

pollute

(pə-lo͞ot′)
tr.v. pol·luted, pol·luting, pol·lutes
To make unfit for or harmful to living things, especially by the addition of waste matter.

pol·lut′er n.

pollute

(pŭ-loot′)
To ruin, contaminate, or spoil; to make something, such as water, food, or the environment, unfit for use or unsafe for living things.

Patient discussion about pollute

Q. where would i find list of all the "clean" cities and the rates of air pollution ...?

A. i don't know about a list of "good" cities, but i know a list of the worse cities for Asthmatic people!-
http://www.webmd.com/asthma/news/20050215/americas-worst-asthma-cities

More discussions about pollute
References in periodicals archive ?
solar and wind power) don't pollute and will never run out.
Just because we in North America are graciously blessed to live on the side of the planet that consumes and pollutes, rather than on the side that struggles to survive and pollutes, doesn't give us the right to overpopulate and pollute.
If you can stop the little leaf blowers then please pass a law to outlaw any car or truck that makes noise or pollutes the air.