1. [ noun ] an appearance that has been spoiled or is misshapen
Synonyms: deformity disfigurement

"there were distinguishing disfigurements on the suspect's back" "suffering from facial disfiguration"

Related terms: appearance deface
2. [ noun ] the act of damaging the appearance or surface of something
Synonyms: disfigurement defacement

"the defacement of an Italian mosaic during the Turkish invasion" "he objected to the dam's massive disfigurement of the landscape"

Related terms: damage deface
Similar spelling:   disfigurement