A primitive root, (rather identical with H1350, through the idea of freeing, that is, repudiating); to soil or (figuratively) desecrate
KJV Usage: defile, pollute, stain.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
1. to defile, pollute, desecrate a. (Niphal) to be defiled, be polluted b. (Piel) to pollute, desecrate c. (Pual) to be desecrated (of removal from priesthood) d. (Hiphil) to pollute, stain e. (Hithpael) to defile oneself
Origin: a primitive root
Parts of Speech: Verb