Words and phrases that have a meaning related to pollute:   (116 results)

Often used in the same context:
contaminate, despoil, befoul, emit, dirties, toxic waste, spew, air pollution, suck, degrade, congest, decarbonize, overdevelop, endanger, industrialize, seep, foresting, belch, overexploit, overpopulate, sully, putrefy, acidify, desecrate, fossil fuel, environmentally sound, urbanize, urbanise, disturb, carbon dioxide, sulfur oxide, outgas, destroy, monopolize, coarsen, blaspheme, exhaust fumes, harm, landfilling, overfish, purify, recycle, infest, commodify, threaten, greenhouse gas, clog, displace, volatilize, consume, inhale, solarize, stink, defile, ravage, clean, distort, vegetate, fracking, devastate, desalinate, dump, nitrogen oxide, nonpolluting, hazardous waste, gasifying, sulphur dioxide, encroach upon, regulate, impoverish, corrode, oxidize, resuspend, sulfur dioxide, littering, trample, sicken, liquify, imperil, waste, ionize, acid rain, leach, permeate, deplete, intrude, leaded gasoline, undersell, irritate, overproduce, indebt, deface, decarbonise, biodegrade, denude, embitter, taint, aerosolize, electrolyze, encroach, breathe, degrease

More specific:
infect, taint

Appears in the definition of:
befoul, defile, foul, maculate

More general:
begrime, bemire, colly, dirty, grime, soil

contaminate, foul

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See pollute used in context: 14 rhymes, several books and articles.

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