Definitions For Adulterate


  • Corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones
  • To make (something, such as a food or drink) impure or weaker by adding something of poor quality


  • Mixed with impurities

Is Adulterate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Adulterate is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Adulterate in a Sentence

  • The company is accused of adulterating its products with cheap additives.
  • The company was fined for adulterating its “all beef” frankfurters with cereal
  • The pharmacist was convicted of selling adulterate drugs in order to maximize profits
  • Caught red-handed in what he claimed was his first adulterate encounter

Synonyms for Adulterate

Antonyms for Adulterate

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