deface (v.) Old form(s): defac'd
[heraldry] efface, obliterate, blot out
2H6 I.i.100[Gloucester to all, of the contract between the King and Queen] Defacing monuments of conquered France
2H6 IV.i.42[Whitmore to Suffolk] Broke be my sword, my arms torn and defaced
MV III.ii.299[Portia to Bassanio, of Shylock] Pay him six thousand, and deface the bond
Sonn.6.1[] Then let not winter's ragged hand deface / In thee thy summer
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