Definitions of pollution

  1. undesirable state of the natural environment being contaminated with harmful substances as a consequence of human activities Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The act of polluting, or the state of being polluted (in any sense of the verb); defilement; uncleanness; impurity. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Act of polluting: state of being polluted: defilement: impurity. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. The act of polluting; defilement; ceremonial uncleanness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. Defilement; uncleanness; impurity; guilt; idolatry. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for pollution

  1. For if my deed shall match not your demand, Dire, beyond shot of speech, shall be the bane Your death's pollution leaves unto this land. – Suppliant Maidens and Other Plays by AEschylus
  2. Abstract conceptions have been this long while a constant source of pollution in his work. – Modern Painting by George Moore