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British English: /dɪˈfeɪs/
American English: /dəˈfeɪs/

Translation of deface in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (damage)
    abîmer (wall, door, furniture)
    do not deface the book by writing in the margins
    n'abîmez pas le livre en écrivant dans la marge
    to deface something with
    barbouiller quelque chose de, couvrir quelque chose de (graffiti, slogans)
    (scratch) abîmer quelque chose avec (penknife)

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