The Defiled are a four piece British industrial metal band from London, England mixing groove-laden hardcore/metal with electronic music influences. They have been described by Kerrang! magazine as "The saviours of UK Metal" and championed by Metal Hammer as one of the leaders in a new wave of British metal along with bands such as While She Sleeps, Bury Tomorrow and Devil Sold His Soul. The band have built a fanbase following support slots with bands such as Murderdolls, Static-X, Godsmack, Deathstars and Motionless in White as well as playing Download and Sonisphere festivals.
Adjective 1. morally blemished; stained or impure (synonym) maculate (similar) impure 2. having the purity corrupted; made unclean; "the defiled Temple" (similar) unclean, impure Noun 1. a narrow pass (especially one between mountains) (synonym) gorge (hypernym) pass, mountain pass, notch Verb 1. place under suspicion or cast doubt upon; "sully someone's reputation" (synonym) sully, corrupt, taint, cloud (hypernym) mar, impair, spoil, deflower, vitiate 2. make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically; "The silver was tarnished by the long exposure to the air"; "Her reputation was sullied after the affair with a married man" (synonym) tarnish, stain, maculate, sully (hypernym) spot, fleck, blob, blot (hyponym) darken 3. spot, stain, or pollute; "The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it" (synonym) foul, befoul, maculate (hypernym) dishonor, disgrace, dishonour, attaint, shame (derivation) befoulment, defilement, pollution