What does the word disfigure mean?

Usage examples for disfigure

  1. 2. The close, curt, short, or stopped i; as in ink, limit, disfigure, mimicking. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  2. Happily she need not disfigure her sweet face by a frightful cap as I had to do. – Leonore Stubbs by L. B. Walford