Definition of disfigure:
- deform (part of speech: verb)
- blemish (part of speech: verb)
- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
Scene 1, Quince the carpenter gives directions for the performance of Pyramus and Thisby, who " meet by moonlight," and says, " One must come in with a bush of thorns and a lanthorn, and say he comes to disfigure, or to present, the person of Moonshine."- "Moon Lore", Timothy Harley.
Tears did not disfigure her, and as compared with his first remembrance of her, there was now a touching significance, an incomparable softness in all she said and did, which gave him a bewildering sense of treasures to come, of joys for the gathering.- "The Testing of Diana Mallory", Mrs. Humphry Ward.