(In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful)

(In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful)

Meanings of Adulterate

        Sentence:
        Never adulterate milk with water.
Sr.English WordsUrdu Words
1 ADULTERATE
Verb
ملانا ۔ آمیزش کرنا ۔ بگاڑنا ۔ خراب کرنا ۔
2 ADULTERATE
Verb, Adjective
مِلاوَٹ کرنا ۔ ملونی کرنا ۔ مغشُوش بنانا ۔ غیر خالِص ۔ مِلاوٹ والا ۔ کھوٹا ۔
3 ADULTERATE

ملاوٹ کرنا ۔
4 ADULTERATE Verb
آمیزش کرنا۔ ملاوٹ کرنا ۔ کھٹ ڈالنا ۔
5 ADULTERATE
Verb
مِلاوَٹ کَرنا ۔ کھوٹ ڈالنا ۔

adulterate

[v. uh-duhl-tuh-reyt; adj. uh-duhl-ter-it, -tuh-reyt]
  • Word Origin
verb (used with object), adulterated, adulterating.
1.
to debase or make impure by adding inferior materials or elements; use cheaper, inferior, or less desirable goods in the production of (any professedly genuine article):
to adulterate food.
adjective
2.
adulterated.
3.
adulterous (def 1).

Related forms

adulterator, noun
unadulterate, adjective
Can be confused
adulterer, adulterate.
British Dictionary definitions for adulterate

adulterate

verb (əˈdʌltəˌreɪt)
1.
(transitive) to debase by adding inferior material: to adulterate milk with water
adjective (əˈdʌltərɪt ; -ˌreɪt)
2.
adulterated; debased or impure
3.
a less common word for adulterous
Derived Forms
adulteration, noun adulterator, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Latin adulterāre to corrupt, commit adultery, probably from alter another, hence to approach another, commit adultery
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition

Word Origin and History for adulterate

v.
1530s, back-formation from adulteration, or else from Latin adulteratus, past participle of adulterare "to falsify, corrupt," also "to commit adultery." Earlier verb was adulter (late 14c.). Related: Adulterated ; adulterating.

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